Customer Solar

Is solar right for me?

Minnesota Power is dedicated to helping customers make informed decisions about their energy use. We offer a variety of tools and resources to help you determine if solar energy is the right fit for your home or business. Explore the links below to learn how solar energy might fit into your energy goals.

Planning for Solar

Solar Incentives

Minnesota Power offers solar incentives to qualified customers through our SolarSense program. Customers may also apply for Made in Minnesota (MiM) solar incentives offered and administered by the Department of Commerce.

Efficiency First

Before deciding to invest in a renewable energy option, we recommend that you first invest in the overall energy efficiency of your home or business to improve its energy performance, make it more comfortable and help you get the most from your renewable energy dollar. Take time to review the energy conservation Energy-Saving Tools to gain insight into how you use energy and what you can do to save it.


Connecting Your System

Once you’ve made the decision to install solar energy, you might ask, “Where do I start?” Follow the steps below to connect your system and start generating clean power today!

Interconnection Process
The first step to installing a solar system on your home or business is to review the interconnection standards and understand the requirements. Click here for more information.

Minnesota Power Rebates
Minnesota Power offers rebates for customers who make the decision to install a solar system. Learn more about the SolarSense program and see if your system is eligible for rebates from Minnesota Power.

Additional Incentives