Black Hills Energy - Residential Customer Rebate Program

June 19, 2023


Black Hills Energy offers cash rebates to residential customers who purchase and install energy efficient equipment in their homes. For more information on specific rebates, program terms and guidelines, and to access application forms, visit the program website or contact the utility directly.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: South Dakota
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Black Hills Energy
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Air conditioners
  • Programmable Thermostats
  • LED Lighting
Incentive Amount: Central A/C and Air Source Heat Pumps: $250
Room A/C: $25
ENERGY STAR LED Light Bulbs: $1.50 per bulb, minimum $10
Refrigerator/Freezer Recycling: $50
Smart Thermostat: $75
Maximum Incentive: ENERGY STAR LED Light Bulbs: Maximum of 40 bulbs per household.
Eligible System Size: See program website
Equipment Requirements: See program website


This program has 3 incentives
Technologies: Air conditioners
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 250.00 $
Technologies: LED Lighting
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 50.00 % of cost, The incentive has a minimum of 5.00 $/Unit
Technologies: Programmable Thermostats
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 75.00 $


Name: Don Martinez
Organization: Black Hills Energy
Address: P.O. Box 1400
Rapid City SD 57709
Phone: (605) 721-2689

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.