City of North St. Paul Electric Utility - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

August 06, 2010


North St Paul Electric Utility, in conjunction with the Minnesota Municipal Power Agency offers incentives for its residential customers to install energy efficient equipment in their homes. Rebates are available for qualifying central A/C units, refrigerators, clothes washers, dishwashers and window air conditioners. All equipment must be Energy Star rated. North St Paul Electric Utility also offers a rebate for customers to have a central A/C tune-up performed. The tune-up must be performed by a licensed and insured heating/cooling contractor and must meet a list of minimum service requirements listed on the program website. Customers must apply for rebates within one year of the purchase date shown on the sales receipt. Rebate requests are processed on a "first-come first-serve" basis. Funding for rebate program is limited and any rebate requests received after the funding limit has been reached will not be approved. More information, including application forms, is located on the program website.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Minnesota
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
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Administrator: North St Paul Electric Utility
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Clothes Washers
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerators/Freezers
  • Lighting
  • Air conditioners
Incentive Amount: Central A/C: see program web site
Central A/C Tune-Up: see program web site
Refrigerator: $25
Refrigerator Recycling: $50
Clothes Washer: $50
Dishwasher: $25
Room Air Conditioner: $30
Energy Audit: $35 - $100
CFL Bulbs: up to $100
Maximum Incentive: Room Air Conditioner: One per customer per year
Equipment Requirements: Appliances: must be Energy Star rated
Central A/C: minimum SEER of 14.0+, minimum EER of 11+; must be Energy Star rated
Window Air Conditioner: must be ENERGY STAR rated
Installation Requirements: Air conditioners and appliances must be installed where electric service is provided by The City of North St. Paul/MMPA on a retail basis.


Name: Barb Huelsman
Organization: North St Paul Electric Utility
Address: 2400 Margaret Street
North Saint Paul MN 55109
Phone: (651) 747-2413

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.