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Rebates & Savings

One Home ENERGY STAR® Qualifying Product Rebates

Product Amount Details Dates
Refrigerator/Freezer Recycling $50 reward
$35 for second refrigerator or freezer
Recycle qualifying refrigerators and freezers Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
Refrigerator Rebate $30 rebate on ENERGY STAR® refrigerator Refrigerator Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
Freezer Rebate $30 rebate on ENERGY STAR® freezer Freezer Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
Dehumidifier Rebate $10 rebate on ENERGY STAR® dehumidifiers Dehumidifier Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
Product Amount Details Dates
ASHP - Ducted $300 Rebate ENERGY STAR® qualified, furnace-integrated ASHP Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
ASHP - Ductless $400–$500 Rebate All electric heat $500
Other $400
Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
ASHP – Cold Climate Ducted $1000 Rebate ENERGY STAR® qualified, furnace-integrated Cold Climate ASHP Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
ASHP- Cold Climate Ductless $400–$1000 Rebate All electric heat $1000
Other $400
Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
ASHP- Ducted Proper Installation
(Non-ENERGY STAR®)
$50 Rebate Proper installation of a non-ENERGY STAR® ducted ASHP that does not qualify for other rebates Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
CAC - Proper Installation $50 Rebate Proper installation of a standard Central Air Conditioning system Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
ECM - Circulator Pump (boilers)




$200 Rebate New electronically commutated motor circulators (pumps) for boilers; Must be variable speed and less than 1hp Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
ECM - New Furnace or Air Handler $200 Rebate Forced air furnace (gas, propane, oil or electric), electric thermal storage, or qualifying heat pumps with integrated ECM Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
ECM - Replacement Motor $100 Rebate New ECM in existing furnace or air handler Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
Smart Thermostat $50 Rebate
Limit 1 smart thermostat rebate per household
Thermostat allowing remote control from phone or computer. Must have electric heat. Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
ECM + CAC Combo - New Furnace or Air Handler $375 Rebate New forced air furnace with ECM and standard CAC Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
ECM + ASHP - Ducted Combo - New Furnace or Air Handler $600 Rebate New forced air furnace with ECM and furnace integrated ENERGY STAR® ASHP Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
ASHP - Ducted + ECM - Replacement Combo - Existing Furnace or Air Handler $500 Rebate Furnace integrated ENERGY STAR® qualified ASHP with replacement ECM on existing furnace Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
Ground Source Heat Pump (GSHP) $200–$400 per ton rebate plus $200 for optional ECM Open and closed GSHP systems plus optional ECM Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
Ground Source Heat Pump (GSHP) in Approved Triple E New Construction $200 per ton rebate on open loop systems

$300 per ton rebate on closed loop systems

$200 Bonus

($2,100 max rebate)
Qualifying GSHP installed in approved Triple E New Construction Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
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, 2020

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  • LED: Light Emitting Diode
Product Amount Details Dates
LED Bulbs, LED Fixtures, and Torchieres $3–$15 mail-in Rebates (not applicable on utility in-store specials) ENERGY STAR® LED bulbs, LED fixtures and torchieres Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
Lighting Retailer In-store Specials Instant rebate ENERGY STAR® LED bulbs and LED fixtures Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
Ceiling Fan with LED Light Kit $10 mail-in rebate ENERGY STAR® Ceiling fan with LED light kit Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
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, 2020
Drain Water Heat Recovery (DWHR)

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$400 Rebate
New and Existing Homes with an Electric Water Heater
DWHR Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
Heat Pump Water Heater Rebate


$400 rebate on heat pump water heaters ENERGY STAR® Heat Pump Water Heater Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020



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, 2020
Investing in Renewable Energy Solar Sense – rebates for customers installing a solar system
Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
Plugload Action Plan Plugload
Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020

One Business Rebates

Program Amount Product Dates
Incentives Minnesota Power offers a variety of standard rebates and customized performance incentives. See website for detailed information. Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
Investing in Renewable Energy Solar Sense – rebates for customers installing a solar system
Furnace with ECM inside $200 mail-in rebate ECM fan motor in new forced air furnace (gas, propaned, oil, or electric less than or equal to 300,000 BTU/hr), electric thermal storage, qualifying heat pumps Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020
ECM Circulator Pump (boilers) $200 mail-in rebate New ECM circulators (pumps) for boilers less than or equal to 300,000 BTU/hr Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2020

Tools and Resources

Name Product
Home Energy Analysis Auditor will visit your home to analyze electric use and help you find ways to save energy.
MyAccount Track your energy use, view your bill and make bill payments online.
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.
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 website 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 and Community Events Provides customers information and tools to manage energy use, control costs, and benefit the community and the environment.

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
Stove Swap Stove Swap provides financial incentives for replacing older wood heating appliances with more efficient, less-polluting technologies.
Tax Credit for Energy Efficiency Tax credits for residential energy efficiency have been renewed under the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2019. Tax credits are available retroactive to purchases made through December 31, 2017 and have been extended through December 31, 2021.
ComfortSystems (City of Duluth) Residential Home Energy Loan Program
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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