Stearns Electric Association - Commercial Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Minnesota)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Stearns Electric Association - Commercial Energy Efficiency Rebate Program|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Agricultural, Commercial, Industrial|
|Eligible Technologies||Agricultural Equipment, Central Air conditioners, Chillers, Compressed air, Lighting, Motor VFDs, Motors, Vending Machine Controls, Geothermal Heat Pumps, Dairy Plate Coolers, Dairy Heaters, Agriculture Ventilation|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| Variable Frequency Drives: $30/HP |
Premium Efficiency Motor Retrofit: $15/HP
|Equipment Requirements||See Rebate Applications|
|Maximum Incentive||Maximum rebate amount is the lesser of 50% of the project cost or 100,000|
|Program Administrator||Stearns Electric Association|
|Date added to DSIRE||2007-03-19|
|Last DSIRE Review||2013-02-12|
| Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE
To encourage energy efficiency, Stearns Electric offers rebates to agricultural, industrial and commercial customers. Under this program, premium efficiency motors, adjustable speed drives, industrial cooling, retrofit and new construction lighting, dairy plate coolers, dairy free heaters, geothermal heat pumps, and vending machine controllers are eligible for rebates. Some rebates vary by system efficiency or capacity. Customers must contact Stearns Electric for certain incentive amounts which are not listed on the program web site. For rebate applications and more information on the rebate amounts, eligible technologies, and necessary efficiency requirements, visit the program web site listed above.
|Contact Name||Melrose Office Customer Service- SEA|
|Department||Stearns Electric Association|
|Address||900 East Kraft Drive|
|Phone 2||(800) 962-0655|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.