Connected Thermostats for Commercial Buildings

Connected Thermostat programming enables more accurate matching of HVAC operation with actual occupancy (such as scheduling set-back temperatures during evenings and holidays), which minimizes energy usage.

Connected Thermostats

for commercial buildings

Connected Thermostats

Receive up to $200 for qualifying connected thermostat installations. 

A typical project payback, including incentives, is about 2-3 years.

Use the lookup tool on the homepage for more specific incentive information. 

Customer Benefits

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Simple programming

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Remote access via smart devices

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Automatic updates

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Web-based monitoring and alerts

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Reduced energy costs

Incentive Requirements

Pre-installation Conditions

Pre-installation Conditions

  • Individual rooms for hotels and motels are ineligible
  • Thermostats must replace an existing thermostat that is not web enabled
  • Existing HVAC system has a new supply fan (which will be controlled by the new thermostat)
  • Heating type is electric or gas
Post-installation Conditions

Post-installation Conditions

The installed thermostat must include the following features: 

  • Limited duration occupied-period override
  • Multiple set-back schedules with energy-saving temperature set-points during unoccupied periods including evenings, holidays, and breaks
  • Supply fan scheduled to operate continuously during occupied periods and to operate in auto mode during unoccupied periods
  • Remote, web-based monitoring and programming
  • Battery and memory back-up to retain settings during power or Internet losses
  • Listed on the Qualified Products List

Common Questions

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  • What are good applications for a Connected Thermostat?
Common Questions
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