Missouri River Energy Services (25 Member Cooperatives) - Business Energy Efficiency Rebate

April 06, 2023


Bright Energy Solutions offers energy efficiency cash incentive programs to residential and business customers of municipal utilities that are members of Missouri River Energy Services. In Minnesota, this includes:

  • Adrian Public Utilities
  • Alexandria Light & Power
  • Barnesville Municipal Utilities
  • Benson Municipal Utilities
  • Breckenridge Public Utilities
  • Detroit Lakes Public Utilities
  • Elbow Lake Muncipal Electric
  • Henning Municipal Utilities
  •  Hutchinson Utilities Commission
  • Jackson Municipal Utilities
  • Lake Park Public Utilities
  • Lakefield Public Utilities
  • Luverne Municipal Utilities
  • Madison Municipal Utilities
  • Marshall Municipal Utilities
  • Melrose Public Utilities
  • Moorhead Public Service
  • Ortonville Municipal Utilities
  • Sauk Centre Public Utilities
  • St. James Public Utilities
  • Staples Water & Light
  • Wadena Electric & Water Dept.
  • Westbrook Public Utilities
  •  Willmar Municipal Utilities
  • Worthington Public Utilities

Rebates are offered for a variety of efficient technologies and measures including: compressed air system efficiency, HVAC, lighting, VFDs, cooking equipment, and custom projects.  Completed applications must be received by the utility withing 90 days of installation. <strong>Rebates vary from one participating utility to another.  For specific details on the incentives offered by a particular utility, check the program website.</strong>

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Minnesota
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: http://www.brightenergysolutions.com/find-a-rebate/
Administrator: Bright Energy Solutions/Missouri River Energy Services
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Geothermal Heat Pumps
  • Dishwasher
  • Water Heaters
  • Lighting
  • Lighting Controls/Sensors
  • Chillers
  • Furnaces
  • Boilers
  • Heat pumps
  • Air conditioners
  • Compressed air
  • Doors
  • Motors
  • Custom/Others pending approval
  • Other EE
  • Food Service Equipment
  • Commercial Cooking Equipment
  • LED Lighting
  • Commercial Refrigeration Equipment
Incentive Amount: Refrigeration

Compressed Air

Custom Efficiency

Custom Electrification

Electric Forklift and Tow Tractor

Food Service

Heating and Cooling

Infrared Curing and Drying

Lighting New Construction

Lighting Retrofit

VFDS and Pumps

Quality Install Program

Ultraviolet Germicidal Irradiation
Maximum Incentive: The utility must pre-approve a potential incentive that is greater than $10,000
Equipment Requirements: See program website


Name: Bright Energy Solutions
Address: 3724 West Avera Drive (PO Box 88920)
Sioux Falls SD 57109
Phone: (605) 338-4042

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.