The Custom Incentive program makes it easy for you to save energy and improve your bottom line through energy saving projects specific to your company.

This program includes financial incentives to encourage building owners, designers and architects to exceed standard building practices and achieve energy efficiency above and beyond the current statewide building code requirements.

Projects include:

  • Lighting (Non-Prescriptive)
  • HVAC
  • Building Controls
  • Refrigeration
  • Compressed Air Systems
  • Retro-Commissioning
  • New Construction
  • Industrial Process Improvements

We can help you determine the best ways to save. Contact us or call 888-444-9085 to get start.

Facts Sheets

Indiana – Custom Fact Sheet
Indiana – New Construction Fact Sheet
Michigan – Custom Fact Sheet

Find a Trade Ally

Projects completed in 2018-2019

*These Trade Allies are not affiliated with I&M. I&M does not make any promise, warranty or representation regarding work performed by the Trade Ally. Please contact several Trade Allies to compare prices and available equipment. This is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of qualified Trade Allies.

  • Must be a commercial and industrial customer in the Indiana Michigan Power Service Territory
  • All Custom projects must be pre-approved before equipment can be purchased
  • Projects saving more than 500,000 kWh may require pre- and post-monitoring to verify energy savings
  • Lighting fixtures must be on one of the following qualified products lists below, or approved by program staff:

Program Incentive Caps

(per program year across all @Work programs)

  • Indiana – $150,000 per site and $300,000 per company
  • Michigan – $50,000 per site and $100,000 per company

Funds are limited and paid on a first come first served basis.

To get started…

  1. Contact a Trade Ally or contractor to determine your energy efficiency opportunities. Trade Allies are qualified and approved contractors, vendors, and service providers of energy efficient products and services that can assist you with your projects. Then, contact the program staff or call 888-444-9085 for more information.
  2. Submit application via email for pre-approval and an incentive offer
  3. Sign and return incentive offer to program within 30 days
  4. Purchase and install approved energy efficiency measures
  5. Submit completion form and all required documentation to program
  6. Project will receive final review and incentive check will be issued

Program Applications

  • Indiana Application – due November 13, 2020
  • Michigan Application – due November 13, 2020
  • Projects must be completed and final applications submitted within 120 days from acceptance of the incentive offer or before Program deadline (whichever comes first)
Indiana ApplicationMichigan Application