Incentives/Policies for Renewables & Efficiency
Last DSIRE Review: 07/23/2012
||Utility Rebate Program
|Eligible Efficiency Technologies:
||Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Lighting, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, ETS Heating, LED Lighting, Heat Pump Water Heaters
|Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
||Geothermal Heat Pumps
AC/Heat Pump Tune-Up: $25
Central AC/Heat Pump: $30 - $330 depending on SEER rating
Air-Source Heat Pump: $330 for off peak control
Ductless Air-Source Heat Pump: $300
Furnace Motor: $100
Geothermal Heat Pump: $400/ton
Storage Electric Heating: $25 per kW
Electric/Heat Pump Water Heater: $100 - $200
|Equipment Requirements:||Air conditioner/Heat Pumps: SEER of 13 or greater, Energy Star certified|
|Installation Requirements:||Air conditioners and heat pumps must be installed by pre-approved list of certified contractors.|
Storage Electric Heating: must be installed on Dakota Electric storage off-peak program
Dakota Electric Association provides incentives for residential customers to install energy efficient equipment in the home. Rebates are available for a variety of products including:
- Heat pumps (air-source and geothermal)
- Air conditioners (central and room unit)
- System tune-ups
- Electric heating
- ECM furnace motor
- Refrigerators and Freezers
Limited rebate funds are available, and rebates are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis. Some incentives vary by the efficiency of the purchased equipment. Detailed program requirements and applications may be found on the web site listed above.
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