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Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 09/09/2014
Program Overview:
State: Minnesota
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Motors, Custom/Others pending approval, Heat Pump Water Heater
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Geothermal Heat Pumps
Applicable Sectors: Residential
Amount:Central Air Conditioner: $50 - $200
Air-Source Heat Pump: $330 - $630
Geothermal Heat Pump: $150 per ton
ECM Motor: $25
Heat Pump Water Heater: $100-$200
Ductless Heat Pump: $100
Equipment Requirements:Air-Source Heat Pump/Central AC: 13 SEER minimum
Heat Pump Water Heater and Ductless Heat Pumps must be Energy Star
Installation Requirements:Air conditioning and heat pump rebates are offered exclusively through certified contractors
Customers installing ground source heat pumps must be enrolled in one of Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association's Off-Peak programs
Expiration Date:12/31/2013
Web Site:

Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association provides financial incentives for its residential customers to purchase and install energy efficient HVAC equipment. Rebates are offered for qualified geothermal, air source, and ductless heat pumps; central air conditioning; ECM motors; and heat pump water heaters. Rebates for air-source heat pumps and central air conditioners vary based upon system efficiency. All equipment must meet program requirements and be installed within Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association service territory. Rebates are issued as a credit on utility bills. More information, including rebate applications and a list of certified HVAC contractors may be found on the web site listed above.

  Tanya Ulrick
Wright-Hennepin Cooperative Electric Association
PO Box 330
Rockford, MN 55373-0330
Phone: (763) 477-3000
Phone 2: (800) 943-2667
Fax: (763) 477-3054
Web Site:
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