Heat Pump Equipment Conversion and Upgrade in Commercial Buildings
Requirements and specifications
Clark Public Utilities will reimburse customers for heat pump equipment upgrades and conversions in commercial buildings with electric resistance heat. Qualifying applications for heat pump equipment include those installed in commercial areas that meet the following requirements:
- The building must have the following characteristics:
o Be an existing building (not new construction)
o 50,000 square feet or less conditioned building area
o Consume less than 600,000 kWh annually
o Be electrically heated (buildings with gas heat are excluded)
o Existing HVAC equipment must be functional
- The installed equipment must be an air to air heat pump system that meets CEE Tier 1 minimum efficiency level
Heat pump equipment that does not meet these requirements may be pursued as a custom project.
Resistance Heating to Tier 1 Premium Efficiency Heat Pump $250.00 per ton
Heat Pump to Tier 1 Premium Efficiency Heat Pump $100.00 per ton
- Equipment/contractor invoice showing the following:
o Measure requirements have been met (e.g., manufacturer, model number, type, size and quantity of equipment or product installed/used)
o The order/purchase date
o Total project costs
- Equipment specification sheet
- A completed BPA Qualified Commercial Heat Pump Tool (found under "6. Commercial Sector")
- End-user signed billing data release form
Who do I contact for more information or questions?
Contact your Clark Public Utilities Key Accounts Manager or call our Commercial Programs Manager Lizzy Safranski, at 360-992-3053.