MMPA - Residential Energy Efficiency Program (Minnesota)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Minnesota

Name MMPA - Residential Energy Efficiency Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Central Air conditioners, Clothes Washers, Dishwasher, Heat pumps, Lighting, Refrigerators, Refrigerator Recycling, Air Conditioner Tune-Up
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Refrigerator: $25

Dishwasher: $25
Clothes Washer: $25
Refrigerator Recycling: $50
Central Air Conditioner: $225 - $400
Air-Source Heat Pump: $225 - $400
Air Conditioner Tune-Up: $25
CFL Bulbs: $2 per bulb

Equipment Requirements All appliances must be Energy Star-qualified

Central Air Conditioner: SEER 14, EER 11 minimum
Air Source Heat Pump: SEER 14 or EER 11 minimum
Central Air Conditioner/Air Source Heat Pump (Split): SEER 14.5, EER 12

Installation Requirements Installation must be completed before submitting rebate application

Maximum Incentive CFL Bulbs: $100


References DSIRE[1]


Minnesota Municipal Power Agency (MMPA) generates and purchases electricity for 11 member communities in Minnesota. The following eight members participate in the MMPA We Save Program: Arlington, Brownton, Buffalo, Chaska, Le Sueur, North St. Paul, Olivia, and Winthrop. Through these communities, MMPA offers rebates to residential customers for upgrading certain household equipment. Rebates are available for CFL bulbs, air-source heat pumps, central air conditioners, air conditioner tune-ups, dishwashers, clothes washers, refrigerators and refrigerator recycling. All appliances, air-source heat pumps and air conditioners must be Energy Star-qualified. Customers must include a copy of a dated sales receipt and all other required documentation (see individual rebate applications for details).

The following three members separately administer individual programs: Anoka, Shakopee and East Grand Forks. See the web site listed above and select your utility for more program information, forms and equipment requirements.

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Incentive Contact

Contact Name We Save
Department Minnesota Municipal Power Agency
Address 200 South 6 Street
Address 2 Suite 300
Place Minneapolis, Minnesota
Zip/Postal Code 55402
Phone (612) 349-6868
Phone 2 (612) 349-6108


  • 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)"