Illinois Energy Now is an energy efficiency program administered by the State of Illinois that provides millions of dollars in rebates to public facilities that make equipment improvements to their electric and natural gas systems. More than $70 million is available annually to help fund these projects.
Demand for public sector incentives has been very high, and funding for some programs has been exhausted. No NEW Public Sector Energy Efficiency Standard and Custom Incentive applications will be accepted after April 1, 2015. Read more...
Program Announcements for Public Sector Energy Efficiency
HELP with incentive application is available!
Check out our new SEDAC Successes page, highlighting our program's accomplishments over its ten years of existence. Have a look at the JOBS report to see how many jobs have been created by Illinois Energy Now programs since 2008.
New Fact Sheets available on Publications page:
April 23, 2015: Learn about Energy Conservation & Solar Case Study
Location: Effingham Extension Office
Check out the SEDAC YouTube Channel
Visit DCEO’s Illinois Energy Now Trade Ally Program site.
Offering savings through direct install of efficient products to qualified PUBLIC facilities.
DCEO Energy Code training at ildceo.net/energycode
Five training sessions are scheduled round the state between October 2014 and May 2015.
All the Illinois Energy Now energy incentives offered by DCEO are summarized here.
Number of energy assessments: 1,666
Annual energy cost savings achieved: $14.9 million
Potential annual cost savings identified: $60.3 million
Building square footage assessed: 198.9 million sf
Retro-commissioning (completed or in progress): 149
Retro-commissioning savings: $4 million