Minnesota Energy Resources (Gas) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

May 16, 2024


Minnesota Energy Resources provides rebates to residential customers for the purchase of energy efficient equipment. Rebates are available for a variety of energy efficiency measures, including furnaces, boilers, integrated space and water heating systems, programmable thermostats, water heaters (tank and tankless), clothes washers, and drain water heat recovery devices. All equipment must meet certain efficiency standards listed on the program website. Purchases qualify for both new homes and renovations. The rebate application can be downloaded from the program web site. Applications are processed on a first- come, first-served basis until funds are depleted. Contact Minnesota Energy Resources for more information on this program.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Minnesota
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: http://www.minnesotaenergyresources.com/home/rebates.aspx
Administrator: Minnesota Energy Resources
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Water Heaters
  • Furnaces
  • Boilers
  • Heat pumps
  • Heat recovery
  • Programmable Thermostats
  • Duct/Air sealing
  • Building Insulation
  • Insulation
  • Tankless Water Heater
  • HVAC
Incentive Amount: Air Sealing and Insulation: Varies by installed type, see website for details.
Duct Sealing: $2.50/CFM
Windows: $50 - $75
Natural Gas Furnace: $200-$500
Natural Gas Boiler: $200
Integrated Natural Gas Space and Water Heating System: $250
Advanced Thermostats: $25 - $50
Heat/Energy recovery ventilation: $400
Natural Gas Hearth/Fireplace: $75
Heating System Tune-Up: $35
Storage Water Heater: $125-$250
Tankless Water Heater: $300
Drain water heat recovery device: $150
Water Conservation Kit: FREE
Equipment Requirements: See program website


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.