Saint Peter Municipal Utilities - Commercial & Industrial Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

April 06, 2023


With help from the Southern Minnesota Municipal Power Agency (SMMPA), Saint Peter Municipal Utilities provides incentives for its commercial and industrial customers to improve the energy efficiency of facilities. Rebates are available for a variety of energy-efficient equipment: lighting, HVAC, motors, variable speed drives, compressed air equipment, vending machine controls, anti-sweat heater controls for cooler/freezer doors, food service equipment, and custom measures. Each type of equipment has minimum efficiency and performance ratings which must be met in order to qualify for the rebate. These requirements can be found in the forms provided on the program's website.


Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Minnesota
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Saint Peter Municipal Utilities
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Geothermal Heat Pumps
  • Clothes Washers
  • Dishwasher
  • Dehumidifiers
  • Water Heaters
  • Lighting
  • Furnaces
  • Heat pumps
  • Air conditioners
  • Compressed air
  • Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls
  • Motors
  • Motor VFDs
  • Custom/Others pending approval
  • Other EE
  • Food Service Equipment
  • Vending Machine Controls
  • Commercial Cooking Equipment
  • Commercial Refrigeration Equipment
  • HVAC
Incentive Amount: Lighting Equipment: Varies, see program website
Air Conditioner/Air Source Heat Pump Tune-Up: $40 - $60/unit
Motors: $15-$2400/motor
Air Leak Correction: $4-$9/HP
Air Storage/Receiver Tank: $15/HP
Engineered Nozzle: $25/unit
Low Pressure Drop Filter: $5/HP
No Loss Condesnate Drain: $100/unit
Pressure/Flow Controller: $5/HP
Refrigerated Cycling Air Dryer: $2/CFM
VSD Air Compressor < 50HP: $30/HP
Guestroom Energy Management Systems: $25 - $65
VendingMisers/SnackMisers: $50/unit
Food Service Equipment: varies, see program website
Anti-Sweat Heater Controls: $35-$45/door
Custom: $0.045/first year kWh savings

See Program form for full list of rebates
Equipment Requirements: See program website.


Name: Marcus Hendrickson
Organization: Southern Minnesota Municipal Power Agency
Phone: (507) 990-5846

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.