Commercial & Industrial Solutions Program

Black Hills Energy provides both building and process natural gas energy efficiency assessments to help you discover how and where you can save on energy costs while decreasing your bottom line. 

Please note that to ensure eligibility it is important to call us first to schedule a no-cost natural gas energy efficiency assessment before making a decision to purchase energy efficient equipment.



Making energy-efficiency a priority in business not only saves you money, it’s environmentally responsible. That’s why Black Hills Energy offers the Commercial & Industrial Solutions Program to provide you with benefits to help you save money.

This program is designed to encourage our commercial and industrial customers to implement energy efficiency improvements that will reduce natural gas consumption. Black Hills Energy will provide cash and non-cash incentives for a variety of direct install, prescriptive, or custom natural gas energy efficiency projects.

Commercial & Industrial Solutions Program

To qualify for custom incentives under the Commercial & Industrial Solutions Program, program participants will be required to follow an established documentation, reporting, and inspection procedure. Actual incentive dollars the participant will receive through the program will be calculated from approved pre- and post-inspections by the engineering team. The Commercial & Industrial Solutions Program will offer custom incentives including but not limited to the measures in the following categories:

  • Steam System Improvements
  • Replacement or Retrofit Industrial Boilers
  • HVAC or Process Controls
  • Process Efficiency Improvements
  • Building Thermal Improvements
  • Water Heating Improvements
  • Waste heat recovery

Click to see how Baxter Regional Medical Center saved with the Commercial & Industrial Solutions Program. 

Rebate Program

Prescriptive measures offer a standard menu of qualifying energy savings opportunities. Proposed measures include, but are not limited to:

  • High Efficiency Convection Oven
  • High Efficiency Rotating Rack Oven High Efficiency Conveyor Oven
  • Boilers for Space Heating (Less than 12.5 MMBTU)
  • Boiler Components for Space Heating

Get Started

Call Corey McAnally at 479-871-2931 or [email protected] for more info or to schedule an appointment with one of our energy engineers to conduct a natural gas energy efficiency assessment of your facility. Download the Commercial & Industrial Solutions program manual