Skip to main content


 Your Account

 Start or Stop Utility Service

 Contact Us

Energy Tips

Pre-treat stains to avoid the need to re-wash your clothes.

View all tips

Industry Specific Rebates

Many industry-specific rebates are available for energy and water efficiency upgrades. Fort Collins Utilities can help tailor an efficiency improvement plan that saves money and enhances industry performance.

Food Service

New equipment

  • high-efficiency ice machines at two specific levels
  • insulated hot food holding cabinets
  • reach-in refrigerators and freezers (glass or solid door) based on size of unit
  • electric steamers
  • electric fryers
  • electric griddles
  • combination ovens - electric
  • convection ovens - electric


  • vent hood controls with VFD fans and sensors

New or existing reach-ins or open display cases and walk-ins

  • zero-energy glass doors
  • low-energy glass doors
  • anti-sweat heater controls
  • case lighting retrofit
  • LED case lighting
  • EC motors in display cases, walk-in coolers/freezers and compressor head cooling fans
  • night covers - vertical or horizontal
  • lighting retrofit for walk-in coolers/freezers
  • smart defrost control for walk-in freezer
  • evaporator fan controls for walk-ins
  • outside air economizers for walk-ins

New walk-in or refrigerated warehouse

  • zero-energy doors
  • LED case lighting
  • smart defrost control for walk-in freezer

New equipment

  • ENERGY STAR LED desk lamp
  • ENERGY STAR LED under-cabinet fixture
  • screw-in ENERGY STAR compact fluorescent lamp
  • ENERGY STAR computer
  • virtual desktop/thin client
  • server virtualizer


  • exterior lighting photocell
  • Smart Strip surge protector
  • plug strip with motion sensor
  • interior lighting occupancy sensor
  • motion sensor nightlight
  • vending machine occupancy controls


  • Incentives must be approved before the project starts and are available until funds are expended.
  • Available for Fort Collins Utilities commercial electric customers.
  • Equipment must be installed at the customer's service address.
  • Incentives are prescriptive based on installed equipment or customized based on annual energy savings.
  • Pre- and post-project measurements to verify existing conditions and projected savings may be required.

    Locate a contractor, search for rebates and apply here.

Explore case studies that demonstrate how Efficiency Works has helped local businesses save big on utility costs.

Building Energy Scoring: Benchmark Your Facility
Local and national comparisons of peer facilities provide a simple, yet valuable way for building owners and property managers to understand their facilities’ energy use and identify opportunities to reduce energy-related costs. Start monitoring and improving your building’s performance at