Commercial Programs Elisabeth Reyes Meagan Brown Energy Account

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Commercial Programs Elisabeth Reyes, Meagan Brown Energy Account Managers Energy Management

Commercial Programs Elisabeth Reyes, Meagan Brown Energy Account Managers Energy Management

Bryan Texas Utilities • Municipally Owned Utility (MOU) owned by the City of Bryan

Bryan Texas Utilities • Municipally Owned Utility (MOU) owned by the City of Bryan since 1909 • Used a loan from the Rural Electric Administration to provide power to customers in all of Brazos County and parts of Robertson and Burleson Counties • Owns generation at Atkins and Dansby Power Plants • Governed by a seven member Board of Directors and the City of Bryan City Council • Cost of service utility, meaning only recover what it costs to serve customers through our rates

 • To help customers reduce their energy needs, while also reducing BTU’s need

• To help customers reduce their energy needs, while also reducing BTU’s need to purchase or create additional generation • Existing commercial buildings • Any measure that reduces demand by 20% or more in that area • No distributed generation i. e. wind, solar, etc. • One-for-one replacement (no de-lamping or removal) • Qualifying projects guaranteed 10% up to 20% of total project cost as rebate, capped at $30, 000 per year • Runs from fiscal year to fiscal year, October 1 to September 30

Smart. BUSINESS Success • Began incentive programs in fiscal year 2013 • Focused on

Smart. BUSINESS Success • Began incentive programs in fiscal year 2013 • Focused on reduction in need for generation, instead of equipment replacement • Since that time (FY 2013 - FY 2017): • • 139 projects 3, 343 k. W saved $1, 032, 696 incentive payments $5, 560, 163 customer investments in commercial buildings

To Apply • Visit with Mike Connor, Senior Energy Accounts Manager, to get the

To Apply • Visit with Mike Connor, Senior Energy Accounts Manager, to get the application and ensure the project qualifies • Complete application packet includes: • • Complete Smart. BUSINESS application Details of demand (k. W) reduction of 20% or more Before pictures After pictures A copy of the invoice(s) for the work BTU reserves the right to physically inspect any project Incentive is a onetime check payment

Lighting Retrofit • Easiest to accomplish (convert to LED) • Typically easily qualifies •

Lighting Retrofit • Easiest to accomplish (convert to LED) • Typically easily qualifies • Most common improvement

Chiller Replacement • Can be combined with necessary replacement • Second most common improvement

Chiller Replacement • Can be combined with necessary replacement • Second most common improvement

HVAC Replacement • Can be combined with necessary replacement

HVAC Replacement • Can be combined with necessary replacement

 • Existing permanent residential structures (additions, mobile homes, and RVs do not qualify)

• Existing permanent residential structures (additions, mobile homes, and RVs do not qualify) • Qualifying projects guaranteed 10% up to 25% of total project cost • Focuses on three improvements to the building envelope • • • Attic and exterior wall insulation Window replacement Solar screen installation

Questions? Mike Connor Senior Energy Accounts Manager 979 -821 -5830 mconnor@btutilities. com Meagan Brown

Questions? Mike Connor Senior Energy Accounts Manager 979 -821 -5830 [email protected] com Meagan Brown Energy Accounts Manager 979 -821 -5859 [email protected] com