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Business Lighting Efficiency

Save money and improve lighting quality for your business.

Lighting is a major factor in energy use. By increasing lighting efficiency and taking advantage of valuable rebates, you can save money, conserve energy, and improve the quality of lighting at your business.

Rebates are available for a wide range of lighting projects and applications.


To qualify, you must be an Xcel Energy business electric customer in Colorado, Minnesota, or South Dakota.

Get Started

Download the appropriate rebate application below for your needs and follow the instructions to apply.

Questions? Email us, call your Xcel Energy account manager, or contact an energy efficiency specialist at 855-839-8862.

Rebate Applications

Applications | Lighting Retrofit Rebates

Applications | New Lighting Construction Rebates

Application | LED Traffic Signal Rebate Application

Applications | Custom Efficiency Rebates

Choose from six ways to lower your lighting costs and earn rebates:

  1. Lighting retrofit rebates – Offset the cost of installing new, more efficient lighting.
  2. New construction lighting rebates – Available for new or renovated facilities, we reward you for choosing qualifying energy efficient equipment.
  3. Business LED instant rebate – Instant rebates are available on ENERGY STAR®-qualified, screw-in LED bulbs and LED retrofit fixture screw-in downlights that are purchased from participating distributors. Visit distributor finder (external link) to find a participating distributor located near you. For more information visit the LED Instant Rebate Program Page.
  4. Custom Efficiency lighting rebates – Available for energy-saving lighting projects not included in our prescriptive rebate program.
  5. Lighting Redesign studies and rebates – Can help determine the proper lighting levels for your space. We help fund studies and offer cash rebates of up to $400 per kW saved when you make recommended changes. Requires pre-approval.
  6. One-Stop Efficiency Shop – Special rebates and services for small and mid-sized businesses with facility electric demand of 400 kW or less. Contact the One-Stop Efficiency Shop administered by the Center for Energy and Environment at 612-244-2427.

Qualifying equipment

Please refer to the the individual rebate applications for participation qualifications and equipment eligibility. If you don’t see your equipment listed, contact one of our dedicated energy efficiency specialists at 855-839-8862 or email us to find out how much your rebate may be worth.

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Make sure to regularly change the air filters on your HVAC system (at least once per month). Old, clogged filters are far less efficient than new ones.


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