Hotel Relief Bonus

For hotels experiencing business losses due to the COVID-19 pandemic, reducing bills at your business is essential. Hawaii Energy is launching a new, limited time offer for hotel and lodging facilities. As with all our rebates, the increased rebates will be disbursed after project completion with all required documentation submitted, verified and approved by Hawaii Energy.



Limited-time bonus rebates apply to the following equipment:

Equipment Standard Bonus Rebate
AC EMS control $75 $250/unit
AC EMS control with demand response capability $75 $300/unit
Chiller $45 $100/ton
Enhanced chiller (preapproval required on scope of work) $ 0.12 / kWh $ 0.15 / kWh
AC VRF $250 $500/ton
AC split/packaged $175 $350/ton
EC motor for AC fan coil units $55 $250/each
EC motor for refrigeration $85 $300/each
VFD for pumps $80 $240/hp
VFD for air handler units $50 $165/hp
Variable-speed compressor window AC $60 $200/ton
PTAC dual-inverter technology $60 $200/ton
Kitchen Exhaust Hood control per hp ≤ 5 hp $700 $1,400/hp
Transformers Varies Up to 3x
Commercial Kitchen Equipment Double Rebates    
New Refrigeration Equipment Rebates    


How to Apply

  1. Select equipment to be upgraded.
  2. Obtain itemized quotes from a few contractors and select one. Check out our list of Clean Energy Allies!
  3. Complete the rebate application process. Click here for details!
  4. Submit your completed application packet to Lily Koo at no later than 12/31/2020.

Promotion Rules

  • Application packets must be submitted to Hawaii Energy by December 31, 2020 at 5pm.
  • All incentives are paid upon project completion. Projects must be completed and installed by June 30, 2021.
  • Limited funding available.
  • Contractors and customers must work directly with Hawaii Energy Advisor to confirm increased incentive and track projects for completion.


Please contact us with any questions!


Lily Koo
Honolulu County
(808) 848-8563
Walter Enomoto
Maui County
(808) 298-4269
Graceson Ghen
Hawaii County
(808) 895-6713