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Rebates & Savings

Residential Rebates

Product Rebate Amount Description Dates
Refrigerator/Freezer Recycling $50
$35 for second refrigerator or freezer
Recycle qualifying refrigerators and freezers. Courtesy pickup of dehumidifier and window air conditioner if recycling refrigerator or freezer. Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
Refrigerator/Freezer Rebate $15 Rebate on ENERGY STAR® refrigerators and freezers Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
Dehumidifier Rebate $25 Rebate on ENERGY STAR® dehumidifiers Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
Clothes Washer Rebate $50 Rebate on ENERGY STAR® clothes washers. Must have an electric water heater. Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
Dishwasher Rebate $25 Rebate on ENERGY STAR® dishwashers. Must have an electric water heater. Compact/countertop units do not qualify. Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
Air Purifier Rebate $40 Rebate on ENERGY STAR® air purifiers Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021

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Product Rebate Amount Description Dates
ASHP - Ducted $400 Must meet ENERGY STAR® specifications Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
ASHP - Ductless $400 Must meet ENERGY STAR® specifications Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
ASHP – Cold Climate Ducted $1000 Must meet NEEP specifications Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
ASHP- Cold Climate Ductless $1000 Must be new construction/addition or replacing an electric heat source.
Must meet NEEP specifications.
Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
ASHP- Ducted Proper Installation
(Non-ENERGY STAR®)
$50 Proper installation of a non-ENERGY STAR® ducted ASHP that does not qualify for other rebates Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
ECM - Circulator Pump




$200 New electronically commutated motor circulators (pumps). Must be variable speed and less than 1hp. Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
ECM - Replacement Motor $100 New ECM in existing furnace or air handler Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
Low voltage Wi-Fi connected Smart Thermostat* $50 Thermostat allowing remote control from phone or computer.
Must control an electric heat source.
Limit 1 smart thermostat rebate per household
Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
Line voltage Wi-Fi connected Smart Thermostat* $50 Thermostat allowing remote control from phone or computer.
Only controls electric heat sources, most commonly baseboard heaters.
Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
Line voltage Programmable Thermostat* $20 Non-internet connected thermostat enables preset heating schedules.
Only controls electric heat sources, most commonly baseboard heaters.
Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
Ground Source Heat Pump (GSHP) $800/ton
$1000/ton - MNGHPA Master Installer
Open/Closed and New/Replacement systems are qualified.
Max rebate up to 50% of the total installation cost.
Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
ASHP - Tune-up $25 Tune-up requires filter change and coil cleaning. Eligible for rebate once every two years. Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021

*Thermostats do not require working with a participating contractor

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Program Rebate Amount Product Dates
Standard HEA / Virtual HEA FREE An experienced energy professional will visit your home in-person or virtually and help you develop a customized action plan for saving energy, plus install electric energy-saving products at no charge. Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
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 Rebate Amount Description Dates
LED Bulbs & Fixtures $2–$15 mail-in rebates (not applicable on utility in-store specials) ENERGY STAR® LED bulbs, indoor and outdoor fixtures. Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
Lighting Retailer In-store Specials Instant rebate ENERGY STAR® LED bulbs, LED fixtures. LED tubes (non-ENERGY STAR®). Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
Lighting Controls $3-$5 Includes wall switch, built-in occupancy sensor bulbs, and out­door motion sensor lights (bulb not required to be included). Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
Program Rebate Amount Product Dates
New Construction Energy Efficiency Program Up to $4,000 for Electrically Heated Homes Minimum requirements: Electric primary heating and HRV/ERV with 60%+ Sensible Recovery Efficiency (SRE). Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
Investing in Renewable Energy Solar Sense – rebates for customers installing a solar system
Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
Program Rebate Amount Product Dates
Heat Pump Water Heater


$400 ENERGY STAR® Heat Pump Water Heater Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021



Water Savings Kit Free for customers with electric water heaters (Some restrictions may apply) Water-saving showerhead, two faucet aerators, shower timer, water temperature gauge, and additional information for saving energy and water. Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021

Business Rebates

Program Amount Product Dates
Incentives Varies A variety of standard rebates and customized incentives information. Jan. 1–Dec. 31, 2021
Investing in Renewable Energy Solar Sense – rebates for customers installing a solar system

Tools and Resources

Name Description
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.
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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