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Cash Incentives for LED Installs

Depending on the type of business you may be eligible for federal, state, or local tax deductions or rebates.  Furthermore, depending on your location, you may also qualify for cash incentives from your electric utility provider.  Sun Biofine will help you get your credits and file your paperwork for you.

American Electric Power
For 2018 American Electric Power is offering a cash incentive of between $0.27 – $0.31 per Watt of reduced electric power demand from lighting upgrades. For example, a conversion of 100 - 75W fluorescent lights to 100 - 32W LED tubes would result in a demand reduction of 4300W and receive an incentive of $1161.





First Energy

For 2018 First Energy is offering a cash incentive of $0.05 per annual kWh reduced.  For example, a conversion of 100 - 75W fluorescent lights to 100 - 32W LED tubes that were on 50 hrs per week would result in an annual reduction of 11,180 kWh and receive a $559 incentive.



U.S. Department of Energy


There are currently no additional federal tax incentives for lighting projects. The Energy-Efficient Commercial Buildings Tax DeductionExternal site linkexpired Dec. 31, 2016.