An incentive program in LightBids is a funding source that will pay for part of an energy-efficiency upgrade. Once created, an incentive program it can be used in any project.
Step 1: Navigate to Resources>Incentive programs. Then click 'New Incentive Program'.
Step 2: If applicable, enter an energy incentive rate, otherwise enter a zero.
Step 3: If applicable, enter an demand incentive rate, otherwise enter a zero.
Step 4: If applicable, enter an quantity incentive, otherwise enter a zero.
Step 5: If applicable, enter a percent incentive, otherwise enter a zero.
Step 6: Enter the incentive cap.
Step 7: Click save.
ADVANCED: Modify incentive recipient, incentive type, and basis for the incentive cap by clicking the advanced settings checkbox.
WARNING: When you edit an incentive program in LightBids all of your projects that use that incentive will also be changed. Create a new incentive if you do not want to change past projects.