Elk River Municipal Utilities - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

June 27, 2022


Elk River Municipal Utilities provides rebates to residential electric customers who purchase and install ENERGY STAR rated appliances and HVAC equipment. Eligible equipment includes:

  • Air Conditioners and Tune-Ups
  • Air-Source and Geothermal Heat Pumps
  • Clothes Washers
  • Dehumidifiers
  • Dishwashers
  • Furnace Fan Motors
  • Pool Pumps
  • Refrigerators and Freezers (also recycling)
  • Water Heaters

In order to receive rebates for appliances, rebate application must be jointly filled out with appliance dealer. Installation of central A/C and heat pumps must be done by a pre-approved HVAC-certified contractor.

In addition to appliance rebate opportunities, Elk River Municipal Utilities also offers reimbursement for A/C tune-ups conducted by HVAC contractors. More information, including rebate applications and a list of pre-approved contractors, may be found at the web site listed above.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Minnesota
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: http://www.elkriverutilities.com/pages/conservation1
Administrator: Elk River Municipal Utilities
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Geothermal Heat Pumps
  • Clothes Washers
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerators/Freezers
  • Dehumidifiers
  • Water Heaters
  • Furnaces
  • Heat pumps
  • Air conditioners
  • Motors
  • Other EE
  • Pool Pumps
  • Level-2 Electric Vehicle Service Equipment
Incentive Amount: Electric Vehicle Charging
Level 2 Charger: $700
See Website for details.

Dehumidifiers: $30
Heat Pump Water Heater: up to $500
Pool Pump: $200
Refrigerator/Freezer: $100/w recycled old unit

Heating and Cooling
A/C Tune-Up: $75
Air-Source Heat Pump: $550 - $750
Air Conditioners: $75 - $125 depending on SEER rating
Ductless Air-Source Heat Pump: $400 - $600
Geothermal Heat Pump: $600/ton
Furnace Fan with ECM: $100 - $150
WiFi Thermostat: $40

Irrigation Tune Up
See Website for details.

Water Conservation
Clothes Washer: $40/unit
Dishwasher: $40/unit
WaterSense Faucets: $10/unit
WaterSense Smart Irrigation Controllers: 50% of cost up to $250
WaterSense Toilets: $25/unit
Equipment Requirements: See website for detailed information.


Name: Customer Service
Organization: Elk River Municipal Utilities
Address: 13069 Orono Pkwy
Elk River MN 55330
Phone: (763) 441-2020

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.