Dakota Electric Association - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Minnesota)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Minnesota

Name Dakota Electric Association - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Central Air conditioners, Heat pumps, Refrigerators, Geothermal Heat Pumps, ETS Heating, AC/Heat Pump Tune-Up, Furnace Motor
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount CFL's: $1/bulb

LED's: $3/bulb
AC/Heat Pump Tune-Up: $25
Central AC/Heat Pump: $30 - $330 depending on SEER rating
Air-Source Heat Pump: $330 for off peak control
Ductless Air-Source Heat Pump: $300
Furnace Motor: $100
Geothermal Heat Pump: $400/ton
Storage Electric Heating: $25 per kW
Electric/Heat Pump Water Heater: $100 - $200
Refrigerator: $75
Freezer: $75

Equipment Requirements Air conditioner/Heat Pumps: SEER of 13 or greater, Energy Star certified

Installation Requirements Air conditioners and heat pumps must be installed by pre-approved list of certified contractors.

Storage Electric Heating: must be installed on Dakota Electric storage off-peak program

Program Administrator Dakota Electric Service
Website https://www.dakotaelectric.com/residential/programs/rebates

References DSIRE[1]


Dakota Electric Association provides incentives for residential customers to install energy efficient equipment in the home. Rebates are available for a variety of products including:

Heat pumps (air-source and geothermal) Air conditioners (central and room unit) System tune-ups Electric heating ECM furnace motor Refrigerators and Freezers Lighting

Limited rebate funds are available, and rebates are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis. Some incentives vary by the efficiency of the purchased equipment. Detailed program requirements and applications may be found on the web site listed above.

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Incentive Contact

Contact Name Energy Experts
Department Dakota Electric Service
Address 4300 220th Street West
Place Farmington, Minnesota
Zip/Postal Code 55024
Phone (651) 463-6243
Phone 2 (800) 874-3409
Email energyservices@dakotaelelctric.com
Website http://www.dakotaelectric.com/

  • 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)"