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

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Summary

Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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
Website http://duluthenergy.org/resources/financial


References DSIRE[1]


Summary

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.

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


Email info@duluthenergy.org
Website http://www.duluthenergy.org


















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

References

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