Minnkota Power Cooperative - PowerSaves Residential Rebate Program

June 18, 2022


Minnkota Power Cooperative offers the PowerSavers program through its participating cooperatives and municipalities to residential customers. This program is designed to provide end-use customers with a quick and easy way to choose high-efficiency equipment at the time of normal equipment replacement or major renovations. Some of these technologies include heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment, domestic hot water heaters and Energy Star clothes washers. Financial incentives are based on a prescribed amount per technology. See the above website for more information.

Contact your cooperative or municipal for more information.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Minnesota
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: https://www.minnkota.com/our-programs/residential-programs
Administrator: Minnkota Power Cooperative
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Clothes Washers
  • Refrigerators/Freezers
  • Water Heaters
  • Heat pumps
  • Programmable Thermostats
  • LED Lighting
Incentive Amount: Lighting Equipment
LED Screw-In Bulb: 50%, $2 - $4/bulb
LED Fixture: 50%, up to $4/fixture
LED Outdoor Fixture: 50%, up to $10/fixture

Clothes Washer: $25/unit
Electric Clothes Dryer: $25/unit
Refrigerator or Freezer: $25/unit

Water Heating Measures
Electric Water Heater: $125 - $300/unit

Programmable Thermostat
Programmable Thermostat: 50% up to $25/unit
ENERGY STAR Smart Thermostat: 50% up to $50/unit

Tune-up for Central AC: $25/unit
Tune-up for Air-Source Heat Pump (ASHP): $25/unit
Supplemental Heating Source ASHP: $500/unit
Air Source Heat Pump (ASHP): $300 - $500/ton

Geothermal Measures
Ground Source Heat Pump: $100 - $400/ton
Maximum Incentive: An incentive exceeding $5,000 must receive written approval before project installation.
Total incentives paid are limited to $10,000 per customer per year.
Total incentive not to exceed 50 percent of the project cost.


Name: Customer Service
Organization: Minnkota Power Cooperative
Address: 5301 32nd Avenue South
Grand Forks ND 58201
Phone: (701) 795-4000
Email: minnkota@minnkota.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.