Rebates and Savings

Cut costs with energy-saving rebates and programs

From bill credits to efficient technology rebates, our Minnesota Conservation Improvement Program (CIP) offers a variety of ways to reduce energy impact—both on your wallet and the environment.

Explore our rebates and programs below. If you have any questions about details or eligibility, contact our Idea Center via email or call 800-493-3299 during business hours. You also can download the rebate application form that applies to several of our incentives.

Rebates

  • Appliance recycling
    Recycle your old, working refrigerator or freezer. We’ll provide free pick up and a $50 rebate per item, up to $100.
  • Be Bright
    Save on energy-efficient LED and CFL light bulbs with instant in-store rebates at select retailers.
  • Electric vehicles
    Install a charging station that is served through the Drive On rate and get a rebate of $40 per kilowatt.
  • Electronically commutated motors
    Get a $100 rebate for installing a new fan-forced heating system with an efficient electronically commutated motor in your home.
  • Heat pumps
    Install a qualified energy-efficient air-source or geothermal heat pump in your home to lower your energy bills and receive rebates.
  • Home insulation
    Upgrade your home’s insulation and get up to $1,400 in rebates.
  • Thermal storage
    Install a thermal-storage system in your home on a qualified off-peak rate to enjoy rebates and long-term savings.
  • Water heaters
    Install a high-efficiency electric water heater in your home and get up to $300 in rebates.

Bill incentives

  • Air conditioning control (CoolSavings)
    During occasional periods of high energy demand, allow us to cycle your home air-conditioning and save $7 a month on your bill from June through September.

Conservation programs

  • Appliance recycling
    Recycle your old, working refrigerator or freezer. We’ll provide free pick up and a $50 rebate per item, up to $100.
  • Be Bright
    Save on energy-efficient LED and CFL light bulbs with instant in-store rebates at select retailers.
  • Electronically commutated motors
    Get a $100 rebate for installing a new fan-forced heating system with an efficient electronically commutated motor in your home.
  • Energy feedback
    Discover ways to save on your home energy use, and reduce your bill, with our free Home Energy Analyzer tool.
  • Home insulation
    Upgrade your home’s insulation and get up to $1,400 in rebates.
  • Home Transformer
    Assess your home’s efficiency, get free energy-saving products, and find out how to lower your electric bill with an expert home evaluation.
  • House Therapy
    Our income-qualified program offers free energy-saving services to replace inefficient appliances and weatherize homes for eligible customers.
  • Heat pumps
    Install a qualified energy-efficient air-source or geothermal heat pump in your home to lower your energy bills and receive rebates.

Efficient technologies

  • Electronically commutated motors
    Get a $100 rebate for installing a new fan-forced heating system with an efficient electronically commutated motor in your home.
  • Heat pumps
    Install a qualified energy-efficient air-source or geothermal heat pump in your home to lower your energy bills and receive rebates.
  • Thermal storage
    Install a thermal-storage system in your home on a qualified off-peak rate to enjoy rebates and long-term savings.
  • Water heaters
    Install an efficient electric water heater on an off-peak rate and get up to $300 in rebates.

Save with off-peak rates

See if one of our money saving rates can meet your energy needs and reduce your bills.

Analyze your home energy use

Find out how much energy you’re using and how you can lower your use—and costs—with our free Home Energy Analyzer tool.