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Operation Energy Optimization

Local utility companies across the U.S. are offering rebate programs that incentivize energy optimization in commercial buildings old and new. The two different types of incentives offered for commercial buildings are service and cash incentives. ESD’s Kyle Hendricks and Marina Golden take us through the following information in their Facility Management Journal article, "Operation Energy Optimization":

  • How to get a utility incentive
  • The application process and incentive reimbursement
  • What won’t the uility award be an incentive for
  • How to qualify for 179D Federal Tax Deduction
  • Case Studies: Chicago’s 181 West Madison building and Hyatt Center

Read the full article (page 34).