New Construction Application

This program offers rebates to business customers to reduce the initial cost of purchasing and installing energy efficient equipment for the construction of a new building.

Application Process

  1. Submit the following pre-application documents provided below:
  2. Receive a funding reservation letter
  3. Construct a new energy-efficient building
  4. Submit the following final application documents provided below:
  5. Rebates are processed within 4 to 6 weeks after all documentation is received, the final review is completed and a post-inspection, if required, is conducted

New Construction Application

Contains option for both Pre-Notification and Final Application. Updated Feb 2022

Glazed Windows

for projects installing high performance glazed windows. Updated 2/14/2020


for projects installing high efficiency packaged and split air conditioners and heat pumps. Updated 2/14/2020

Interior Lighting Power Density Reduction Worksheet 

for projects claiming savings only in the interior lighting design. Updated 2/14/2020

Whole Building Design Worksheet 

for projects claiming savings for the entire building (HVAC, plumbing, and interior lighting systems). Updated 2/14/2020

Please note: Exterior lighting systems, natural gas, and solar systems are not eligible for incentive rebates in the New Construction Program.

Only TEP non-residential customers are eligible for rebates under this program. Any energy-efficient design work undertaken or equipment purchased prior to January 1, 2022 is not eligible for a rebate.

Please refer to the Policies & Procedures document for a full description of program rules and guidelines.

Due to revisions to the 2022 Commercial Energy Solutions program, previous program applications and worksheets are no longer valid. Please download the updated application and supporting materials and submit these for your 2022 projects.

Rebates for energy efficient new construction are capped at 50% of the incremental cost of the energy efficient measures and limited to a maximum of $75,000 per project per year.

Application Checklist

Application Checklist

A simple checklist is provided to help you through the process and ensure the information is complete before you submit.
These assessments help our customers identify energy-saving opportunities and potential rebates for qualifying businesses, schools, and nonprofit organizations.
New Construction