City of Duluth - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Minnesota)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Minnesota

Name City of Duluth - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Low-Income Residential, Multi-Family Residential, Residential
Eligible Technologies Boilers, Building Insulation, Clothes Washers, Dehumidifiers, Dishwasher, Duct/Air sealing, Furnaces, Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Refrigerators, Water Heaters
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Local
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs

Equipment Requirements All energy improvements must meet a 10-year payback requirement

Installation Requirements Equipment must be installed by contractor qualified by City of Duluth

Maximum Incentive $2,500 per single unit property

Additional $500 per available unit in 2-4 unit residences
25% of DEEP qualified contractor installed improvements
Higher rebates available for income qualified households

Program Administrator City of Duluth

References DSIRE[1]


The City of Duluth offers an incentive program to residents upgrade household equipment or install energy efficiency measures. Contractor-installed improvements are eligible for a rebate worth 25% of the installation cost. Rebates are available for insulation, air sealing, furnace and boiler replacements, water heaters, lighting improvements, and certain appliances. Rebates are capped at $2,500 per single unit property with a $500 additional incentive per unit for 2-4 unit residences. Higher rebates levels are available for income-qualified residents. All upgrades must have a minimum payback of 10 years. Only residents of Duluth are eligible for incentives under this program. Duluth residents may click here to find out how to participate in this program.

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Incentive Contact

Contact Name Duluth Energy Efficiency Program
Department City of Duluth
Address 2304 West Superior Street
Place Duluth, Minnesota
Zip/Postal Code 55806
Phone (218) 336-1038


  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"