Efficiency Maine

Efficiency Maine Rebate Application for Idle Reduction Technology

Efficiency Maine will provide a 25% rebate of the cost and installation of EPA verified idling reduction technologies with available DERA funds.

Who Can Apply

  • Owners of heavy-duty diesel vehicles, equipment, marine vessels or locomotives based and operating in Maine
  • Equipment or vehicles must be maintained and have five years of projected useful life remaining
  • Technology must be installed after January 1, 2010

Eligible Technologies EPA has verified devices in the following categories of idle reduction technologies:

  • Shore Connection Systems and Alternative Maritime Power
  • Shore Connection Systems for Locomotives
  • Auxiliary Power Units and Generator Sets
  • Fuel Operated Heaters
  • Battery Air Conditioning Systems
  • Thermal Storage Systems
  • Automatic Shut-down/ Start-Up Systems      

How to Apply Please complete the application and submit to:

Michael Barden, Program Manager

Efficiency Maine, Maine Public Utilities Commission

101 Second Street

Hallowell, Maine 04347