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. 

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