Minnesota Energy Resources (Gas) - Home Energy Excellence Program for Builders or Homeowners

July 04, 2022


Minnesota Energy Resources offers the Home Energy Excellence Program to encourage builders to build energy efficient homes. Minnesota Energy Resources offers rebates to both homeowners and builders for certain types of equipment installed in homes that were built as a part of this program. Minnesota Energy Resources will only provide one rebate per piece of equipment, so contractors and homeowners should determine who applies for/receives the rebate. For specific program requirements, interested customers should call 866-872-0052.


Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Minnesota
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: http://www.minnesotaenergyresources.com/home/homeenergy.aspx
Administrator: Minnesota Energy Resources
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Clothes Washers
  • Dishwasher
  • Heat recovery
  • Programmable Thermostats
Incentive Amount: WiFi Thermostat: $50
Drain water heat recovery device: $150
Clothes Washer: $45
Dishwasher: $30
Natural Gas Hearth/Fireplace: $75
Maximum Incentive: Wi-Fi Enabled Thermostat: 50% of cost


This program has 3 incentives
Technologies: Programmable Thermostats
Sectors: Construction, Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 50.00 % of cost, The incentive has a minimum of 50.00 null
Technologies: Clothes Washers
Sectors: Construction, Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 45.00 $/Unit
Technologies: Dishwasher
Sectors: Construction, Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 30.00 $/Unit


Name: Residential Customer Service
Organization: Minnesota Energy Resources
Phone: (866) 872-0052
Email: merc@appliedenergygroup.com

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.