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TVA EnergyRight Incentives: Get more out of a smart decision.

In partnership with your local power company, we’re offering financial incentives on qualifying equipment purchases to help you reach your energy goals.

Save money while you make your business—and our region—greener.

Driving growth, lowering your carbon footprint, boosting your bottom line—energy upgrades are good for business. Explore all the incentives available to help you reduce your energy costs and improve workplace sustainability.

Current incentive offerings

Indoor Agriculture

Create optimal growing conditions while using less energy. Growing food crops indoors means no insects, fewer chemicals, faster growing speeds—and you can grow crops year-round. We have incentives available for pod/container farms at $25/sq foot and for vertical farms/warehouses at $40/ton of air conditioning.

Learn more about indoor agriculture incentives

LED Lights

Lightbulb moment: Upgrade your interior lighting to lower your energy costs. Making the switch is more affordable with an incentive of $0.03/kWh towards energy efficient LED upgrades. PPN members utilize the PPEC Lighting tool to share information about your project that can make it easier to forecast your specific project's energy savings, taking into consideration variables like equipment, operating schedules and more. This incentive is accessible through the PPN.

Learn more about lighting incentives

Forklifts / Non-Road EVs

Lift profitability and lower emissions with electric forklifts. Not only do they have lower operating costs—they require less maintenance, they’re quieter and they’re more maneuverable, too! It pays to go electric. We're offering incentives of $2,000 toward the purchase of electric forklifts and $1,000 toward an electric forklift lease.

Learn more about electric forklift incentives


Ultraviolet Germicidal Irradiation uses short wavelength UV-C light to inactivate microorganisms. According to the FDA, germicidal lamps have long been used to reduce the spread of bacteria. TVA is offering standard incentives at $30/ton for duct-mounted UVGI systems, accessible through the PPN.

Learn more about UVGI incentives


Whether you’re ready to replace your gas-fired HVAC system or you’re building a new facility, our incentive for HVAC system-utilizing heat pumps can help. Dual fuel heat pumps and variable refrigerant flow systems with variable speed compressors can yield substantial energy savings, help control spikes in seasonal energy use and improve comfort and air quality. Accessible through the PPN, we're offering a $250/ton HVAC incentive toward the purchase of qualified systems.

Learn more about HVAC incentives

What's it like to apply for an incentive?

Browse our step-by-step guide to see what the process would look like for you.

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