Connexus Energy - Commercial Energy Efficiency Rebate Programs (Minnesota)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Connexus Energy - Commercial Energy Efficiency Rebate Programs|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Agricultural, Commercial, Fed. Government, Industrial, Local Government, Nonprofit, State Government|
|Eligible Technologies||Agricultural Equipment, Central Air conditioners, Chillers, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Compressed air, Custom/Others pending approval, Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls, Heat pumps, Lighting, Motor VFDs, Motors, Vending Machine Controls, Commercial Refrigeration Equipment, Geothermal Heat Pumps, LED Lighting, RTU Economizers, Air Handlers|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| Custom: Varies|
|Equipment Requirements||See Individual Program Worksheets on Website|
|Maximum Incentive|| The maximum rebate amount shall be the lesser of 50% of the project cost or $100,000|
|Program Administrator||Connexus Energy|
|Date added to DSIRE||2007-03-19|
|Last DSIRE Review||2013-03-05|
| Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE
Connexus Energy provides rebates to commercial, industrial and agricultural customers in order to encourage energy efficiency. Business customers are eligible for free energy evaluations and a variety of rebates on qualifying technologies, including:
- high-efficiency lighting (rebates vary depending on the number of lamps installed and type of fixture)
- geothermal heat pumps
- chillers and air conditioners
- adjustable speed drives
- motor systems
- beverage machine controllers
- LED traffic signals
Rebate forms for these technologies are available at the program web site. Custom incentives are also available; contact Connexus Energy to talk with a representative regarding custom rebates for energy-efficiency in businesses.
To receive a rebate for new motor systems, the nameplate on the motor must clearly show the standards given by the National Electrical Manufacturers Association. Motors with a greater power than 200 horsepower must be evaluated and approved by Connexus Energy before any rebate can be received.
Review the individual rebate worksheets available on the program web site for more information.
|Contact Name||Program Manager - CE|
|Address||14601 Ramsey Boulevard NW|
|Phone 2||(763) 323-2600|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.