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If you are installing a cold climate ASHP in new construction, please check here to see if the customer qualifies for additional incentives in our Residential New Construction Energy Efficiency program!


HVAC Rebate Summary

Product Requirements Rebate Amount
Air Source Heat Pump - Ducted Must meet ENERGY STAR specifications $400
Air Source Heat Pump - Ductless Must meet ENERGY STAR specifications $400
Cold Climate Air Source Heat Pump - Ducted HSPF >=9, SEER >= 15, COP >= 1.75 at 5°F (Listed on NEEP's Cold Climate Lookup Site - below) $1,000
Cold Climate Air Source Heat Pump - Ductless HSPF >=10, SEER >= 15, COP >= 1.75 at 5°F (Listed on NEEP's Cold Climate Lookup Site - below); Requires existing electric heat or new construction $1,000
Air Source Heat Pump - Ducted (Non-ENERGY STAR)   $50
Ground Source Heat Pump ENERGY STAR® certified; Requires existing electric heat or new construction; New and replacement systems are eligible; Max rebate up to 50% of the total installation cost. Master System Installer certified through MNGHPA: $1000/Ton
Non-Master System Installer certified contractors: $800/Ton
ECM - Replacement Motor New electronically commutated motor (ECM) in an existing furnace or air handler $100
ECM - Circulator Pump New ECM circulator (pumps); Must be variable speed and less than 1hp $200
Low Voltage Wi-Fi connected Smart Thermostat Thermostat allowing remote control from phone or computer; Must control an electric heat source; Limit 1 smart thermostat rebate per household $50
Line Voltage Wi-Fi connected Smart Thermostat Thermostat allowing remote control from phone or computer; Must control an electric heat source, most commonly baseboard heaters. $50
Line Voltage Programmable Thermostat Non-internet connected thermostat enables preset heating schedules; Must control an electric heat source, most commonly baseboard heaters. $50

Cold Climate ASHP Lookup-Northeast Energy Efficiency Partnership (NEEP)

Minnesota Power will be using NEEP efficiency specifications to qualify ASHP as cold climate. This aligns us with a national standard and will allow the use of NEEP’s Cold Climate Heat Pump Lookup site as a reliable way to verify equipment eligibility. If you can find a model on this site, it will qualify for our Cold Climate rebates.


Resources

Minnesota Power is offering cooperative advertising support to help you promote qualified HVAC products. Follow the advertising guidelines and set your company apart from the competition. Eligible media includes, but is not limited to: ad circulars, newspaper, radio, direct mail, and TV. Minnesota Power also offers Social Media and Post Card advertising templates for free. Use the template link below to view what’s available!

Minnesota Power will pay up to 75% of the cost of advertising dedicated to qualified HVAC products, up to a total of $1,000 per year. View the Cooperative Advertising Form for program details.

Contractor Training

  • Minnesota Power Program Overview | Jon Sullivan, Minnesota Power
  • Why Do Air Source Heat Pumps Matter - Global and National Trends | Jonathan Moscatello, Daikin
  • Why Do Air Source Heat Pumps Matter - Regional Trends | Kevin DeMaster, Mitsubishi
  • Do Air Source Heat Pumps Work In Our Climate | Rabi Vandergon, CEE
  • Air Source Heat Pump Use Cases and Installation Considerations | Mark Knutson, Mitsubishi
  • Air Source Heat Pump Application Types and Fuel Cost Implications | Emily McPherson, CEE
  • 2022 Rebate Processing Training

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