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One Home Rebates
Program
Amount
Product
Dates
The Great Refrigerator/Freezer Roundup $50 Reward
($35 for second unit, if applicable)
Round up and recycle qualifying refrigerators and freezers Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
Bonus Offer: Round Up a Refrigerator or Freezer with Window A/C $75 Reward for the roundup of refrigerator or freezer and up to three window A/Cs Pick up window A/C in conjunction with the roundup of a refrigerator or freezer Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
Refrigerator Rebate $25 rebate on ENERGY STAR® refrigerator Refrigerator Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
Clothes Washer Rebate $40 mail-in rebate on ENERGY STAR® clothes washer Clothes washer Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
Clothes Washer and Refrigerator Combo Rebate $100 combo rebate on purchase of ENERGY STAR® clothes washer and refrigerator Clothes washer and refrigerator Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
Dehumidifier Rebate $10 mail-in rebate on ENERGY STAR® dehumidifiers Dehumidifier Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
Electric Tank-Type Water Heater Rebate


Additional $50 Special Bonus Offer
$50 mail-in rebate on electric tank-type water heaters with an Energy Factor of 0.95 or greater Water Heater Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014



Aug. 31, 2014

Legend:

  • CFL: Compact Fluorescent Light
  • LED: Light Emitting Diode
Program
Amount
Product
Dates
CFL and LED Bulbs, LED Fixtures, and Torchieres $2–$20 mail-in Rebates CFLs, LEDs, LED fixtures and torchieres Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
Batteries Plus Bulbs Special Pricing based on utility discount (as low as $2.49 for a 4-pack)

Also includes special utility discount on LED replacement bulbs for standard incandescent and downlights (floods and spots)
A large variety of
ENERGY STAR® qualified light bulbs
Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
Denny's Ace Hardware CFL and LED Discounts Special Pricing based on utility discount A large variety of
ENERGY STAR® qualified CFL and LED light bulbs
Through Dec. 31, 2014
Home Depot CFL Discounts Up to $12.00 off select EcoSmart CFLs after utility discount at Home Depot A large variety of
EcoSmart CFLs
Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
Menards CFL Discounts Special Pricing based on utility discount A large variety of
ENERGY STAR® qualified light bulbs
Through Dec. 31, 2014
Sam's Club Quantity Discounts Prices as low as $4.86 per 8-pack of CFLs; see other special discounts

Also includes special utility discount on LED replacement bulbs for standard incandescent and downlights (floods and spots)
A large variety of
ENERGY STAR® qualified light bulbs
Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
Walgreens CFL Discounts Special Pricing based on utility discount A variety of
ENERGY STAR® qualified light bulbs
Through Dec. 31, 2014
Walmart CFL Discounts Save up to $4.50 on CFLs A large variety of
ENERGY STAR® qualified light bulbs
Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
UMD Stores on Campus Instant discounts from $2–$15 ENERGY STAR® CFLs Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
while supplies are available

Legend:

  • CAC: Central Air Conditioning
  • ECM: Electronically Commutated Fan Motor
    (inside ASHP, furnace, GSHP, and CAC)
  • GSHP: Ground Source Heat Pump
  • ASHP: Air Source Heat Pump
  • HEA: Home Energy Analysis
Program
Amount
Product
Dates
Proper Installation Rebate (CAC or ASHP) $50 rebate Proper installation of CAC system (standard CAC or non-ENERGY STAR® ASHP) Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
ENERGY STAR® ASHP Rebate


$50 ASHP Special Bonus
(You must work with a Minnesota Power participating contractor and you must install a qualifying unit in a home served by Minnesota Power to receive your extra $50 bonus)

$300 rebate Proper installation of ENERGY STAR® ASHP Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014



Through August 31, 2014
Combo Rebate on ENERGY STAR® ASHP and ECM Fan Motor




$50 ASHP Special Bonus
(You must work with a Minnesota Power participating contractor and you must install a qualifying unit in a home served by Minnesota Power to receive your extra $50 bonus)

$300 rebate for ENERGY STAR® ASHP (plus $200 rebate for new ECM Fan Motor) Proper installation of ENERGY STAR ® ASHP with integrated all season, whole house applicable ECM Fan Motor on existing forced air furnace Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014






Through August 31, 2014
New Forced Air Furnace with ECM Fan Motor




$50 ECM Bonus Rebate through December 31, 2014
(Contact a participating contractor and ask for an ECM inside a new furnace, or replace the motor in your existing furnace with an ECM)

$200 special offer Variable speed ECM Fan Motor in new forced air furnace Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
Combo Rebate on New Forced Air Furnace with ECM Fan Motor and CAC $375 rebate New forced air furnace with ECM Fan Motor and standard CAC Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
Combo Rebate on New Forced Air Furnace with ECM Fan Motor and Properly Installed ENERGY STAR® ASHP




$50 ASHP Special Bonus
(You must work with a Minnesota Power participating contractor and you must install a qualifying unit in a home served by Minnesota Power to receive your extra $50 bonus)

$600 rebate New forced air furnace with ECM fan motor and properly installed ENERGY STAR® ASHP Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014






Through August 31, 2014
Replacement Multi-Speed ECM Fan Motor Rebate




$50 ECM Bonus Rebate through December 31, 2014
(Contact a participating contractor and ask for an ECM inside a new furnace, or replace the motor in your existing furnace with an ECM)

$100 rebate Replace existing PSC fan motor with qualifying ECM Fan Motor in forced air furnace or heat pump air handler Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
GSHP Incentive Package




$50 ECM Bonus Rebate through December 31, 2014
(Contact a participating contractor and ask for an ECM inside a new furnace, or replace the motor in your existing furnace with an ECM)

$100–$200 per ton rebate plus $200 for ECM Fan Motor and 30% tax credit; up to $1,500 rebate plus tax credit Qualifying GSHP with the addition of one ECM Fan Motor; this bonus offer applies to new GSHP installation only, not replacement of existing units Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
GSHP in Approved Triple E New Construction
$100 Bonus
$200 per ton rebate on open loop systems

$300 per ton rebate on closed loop systems

($2,100 max rebate)
Qualifying GSHP installed in approved Triple E New Construction Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
Mini-Split Ductless ASHP System Rebate




$50 ASHP Special Bonus
(You must work with a Minnesota Power participating contractor and you must install a qualifying unit in a home served by Minnesota Power to receive your extra $50 bonus)

$500 rebate Mini-split ductless system for homes that do not have ducts

Note: Electricity must be the existing primary heating source
Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014






Through August 31, 2014
Federal Tax Credit for
Energy Efficiency
30% tax credit Renewable energy (solar and wind) and GSHP Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
HEA with Building Diagnostics $100 rebate for non-electrically heated homes

$200 rebate for electrically heated homes
Blower door test and infrared thermal scan to identify leaks and reduced insulation levels in your home plus standard home energy analysis Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
Program
Amount
Product
Dates
SmartPak Free for customers with electric water heaters (Some restrictions may apply) Water and Energy Saving Kit (while supplies last) Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
Drain Water Heat Recovery (DWHR) $400 Rebate
New and Existing Homes with an Electric Water Heater
DWHR Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
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Clothes Washer Rebate $40 mail-in rebate on ENERGY STAR® clothes washer Clothes washer Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
Electric Tank-Type Water Heater Rebate


Additional $50 Special Bonus Offer
$50 mail-in rebate on electric tank-type water heaters with an Energy Factor of 0.95 or greater Water Heater Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014



Aug. 31, 2014
Program
Amount
Product
Dates
Triple E New Construction Rebate Up to $2,000 in Rebates for Electrically Heated Homes Achieve Triple E designation and average 25% less energy to heat your home Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
Smart Power Strip Save 48% on the purchase of a Smart Power Strip Save energy and make unplugging easy Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
Investing in Renewable Energy SolarSense
WindSense
Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
One Business Rebates
Program
Amount
Product
Dates
PowerGrant

See website for information on programs, products and incentives.

Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
Compressed Air Study Reimburses up to 75% of the compressed air study. Customers must complete at least 50% of the identified maintenance items to qualify for reimbursement. Compressed Air Program Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2014
Investing in Renewable Energy Solar Sense
NE Arrowhead Region RE/Energy Efficiency Loan Program
 
Tools and Resources

Minnesota Power provides a variety of tools that help you determine how you use energy and make informed energy decisions.

Name
Product
Home Improvement Information to help you build energy efficiency into your home improvements.
Your Home Energy Report FREE, customized energy report that will help you start saving.
Energy Calculators Model your home and test various scenarios to build an energy action plan.
Home Energy Yardstick Determine how your home uses energy compared to others.
Fuel Cost Comparison Perform cost comparison using different fuel types.
Appliance Calculator Impact of home appliances on energy usage.
Lighting Calculator Find out how much energy you can save with energy-efficient lighting.
Home Energy Analysis Select in-home electric use analysis or building diagnostics.
In-Home Displays Measure appliance specific and whole house energy usage and efficiency.
Energy-Saving Tools You can find a wealth of information ranging from basic electricity facts to more comprehensive topics such as air sealing and heat pumps.
"11 Simple Ways to Save" Tips for saving energy in your home with links to specific programs.
Where Do I Begin? A comprehensive Web site to help you develop and implement an energy-saving action plan.
Pyramid of Conservation A road map to energy efficiency in your home. Provides you the tools and information to climb the ladder of sustainable energy savings.
Plug Load Pyramid Are you wasting energy? Desktop computers, stereos, TVs, printers, VCR/DVD players—if they're plugged in, they are using electricity and costing money even if you aren't using them!
Training, Workshops, and Expos Provides customers information and tools to manage energy use, control costs, and benefit the community and the environment.
Business Energy Advisor Offers information for business owners and operators on the purchasing and maintenance of energy-efficient equipment.
Name
Product
Dual Fuel  
Off Peak Storage  

In addition to residential and commercial rebates, Minnesota Power wants to make you aware of some Minnesota-based loan, economic stimulus, and other rebate programs. Minnesota Power does not administer these programs. Eligibility and terms are subject to specific program requirements.

Name
Product
Tax Credit for Energy Efficiency 30% tax credit on qualifying energy-efficient products (ground source heat pumps and renewable energy–solar and wind)
ComfortSystems (City of Duluth) Residential Home Energy Loan Program
Duluth Energy Efficiency Program (DEEP) Maximum rebates up to $3,150 per home. Add $500 per unit up to a 4-plex. Includes insulation, air sealing, heating and cooling, and water heating upgrades with a maximum 10-year payback.
DSIRE (Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency)

(Source: US DOE)
Comprehensive source of information on state, local, utility, and federal incentives and policies to promote renewable energy and energy efficiency.
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