Program NameCommercial DR
Utility AdministratorNV Energy
OpenADR Requirement2.0b certified preferred
DescriptionNV Energy offers a mix of Commercial Demand Response programs for different types of commercial buildings and devices, calling approximately 15-20 events / year. The program is primarily focused on AC load, but is open to all technologies that can offer Demand Response. There are a mix of incentives offered. Generally, for customers that already have OpenADR capabilities, the program provides a bill credit for load shifting. For those that don't, the program pays for device installation and SaaS / platform fees that those device companies charge. Interested device companies should contact:, but note that the program is currently on an indefinite hold due to coronavirus.



Device Types(s)


HVAC / Thermostat

Lighting Controls

Building Management System

Industrial Controls

Incentive TypesLoad shifting incentive, Device rebate
Description of Incentives

$25 / kW-yr bill credit, based on the customer’s average kW decrease during the highest 15 DR Events (where applicable - see description). If the customer hits <50% of their target, they only receive $10 / kW-yr.

Description of Device Rebates

Covers installation cost and SaaS / platform fees that the device company charges (where applicable - see description).