If you are a nonprofit, new construction organization such as a Community or Housing Development agency or an organization such as Habitat for Humanity serving the low-income community, Minnesota Energy Resources supports your community efforts through the rebates outlined below. To receive a rebate, the new home must be served by Minnesota Energy Resources and cannot be participating in the Home Energy Excellence Program.

Measure Efficiency Requirements Rebate
Natural Gas Furnace 92% AFUE1 $500
Integrated Space and Water Heating System 90% CAE2 $900
Natural Gas Water Heater .62 EF3 $100
Electronic Programmable Setback Thermostat   $100*
Low Flow Showerhead 1.5 GPM or less $10
Drain Water Heat Recovery (DHR) Device   $300

1AFUE: Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency

2CAE: Combined Annual Efficiency

3EF: Energy Factor

* Rebate amount is 100% of total cost, up to maximum listed above.

This program is pending modification. Some rebates may decrease or be eliminated altogether. All rebate applications must be received by 11/30/2016 to be considered for current rebate structure.

The rebate will be issued to the nonprofit organization submitting the application and responsible for the project. An itemized invoice for the installed equipment must be included with the application.

Funding is limited and can change or end at any time. Applications will be processed on a first-come, first-served basis. The program application must be received within 60 days of installation.

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