Programs and Incentives
Financial incentives from ComEd – Financial incentives from ComEd can cover as much as 20-30% of the cost to install energy efficient measures such as HVAC, lighting, refrigeration, motors or custom programs. Follow this link for additional information.
Nicor Business Customer Rebate – Replace your boiler, water heater, or furnace and receive a rebate from Nicor. Since June 1, 2011, additional incentives will be added.
Illinois Energy Conservation Code for Commercial Buildings – The law requires all new commercial and residential construction for which a building permit application is received by a municipality or county to follow a comprehensive statewide energy conservation code.
Energy Efficiency Loan Program – The Delta Institute and Green Choice Bank are offering financing for energy efficiency retro-fits and related soft costs as recommended by investment grade audits performed through the Cook County Energy Efficiency Program (or by equivalent audits). Delta may also finance renewable energy projects when efficiency standards are met.
Clean Air Counts – The Metro Mayor’s Caucus provides ideas and strategies for businesses and municipalities. Members are recognized for implementing programs to improve air quality.
Smart Energy Design Assistance Center (SEDAC) - This organization offers free technical assistance to businesses and public entities who want to improve the efficiency of their building. SEDAC gives training workshops and will provide recommendations or perform an on-site assessment.
ENERGY STAR "Bring Green to Work" - Learn how to create a more green work environment and get employees involved.
EPA Tips for Small Businesses and Non-Profits
Illinois EPA Tips for Small Businesses
Invest In ENERGY STAR® Office Equipment
We want your input! Please contact Village Hall at 847-459-2518 or firstname.lastname@example.org for your comments, feedback, or if you know a program that you want to share with your neighbors.