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Litchfield Public Utilities - Commercial & Industrial Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

Federal Government
Savings Category 
Geothermal Heat Pumps
Lighting Controls/Sensors
Heat Pumps
Air conditioners
Custom/Others pending approval
Other EE
Food Service Equipment
Vending Machine Controls
Commercial Refrigeration Equipment
Program Info
Sector Name 
Litchfield Public Utilities
Program Type 
Rebate Program
Rebate Amount 

Lighting: See program website
Cooling Equipment: Rebates are structured with a base rebate ($/ton) and an additional efficiency bonus
rebate ($/ton) for incremental efficiency improvements
Central A/C: $100 - $200, plus additional rebate for efficiency ratings above 14 SEER
Air Source Heat Pump: $100 - $200, plus additional rebate for efficiency ratings above 14 SEER
Tune-Up: $25 - $25/unit
Variable Speed Drives: $200 - $8,000
Motors: $15 - $2,700
Compressed Air Leak Correction: $4/HP
Guest Room Energy Management System: $75 - $85
VendingMiser: $50
Food Service Equipment: Varies
Anti-Sweat Heat Controls: $35 - $45 per controlled door
Geothermal Heat Pump:$200/ton, plus $25/ton for every 1 EER above minimum required EER
Custom Program: $0.045 per first-year annual energy (kWh) saved

Southern Minnesota Municipal Power Agency (SMMPA) is a joint-action agency which generates and sells reliable electricity at wholesale to its eighteen non-profit, municipally-owned member utilities, and develops innovative products and services to help them deliver value to customers. With help from SMMPA, Litchfield Public Utilities provides incentives for its commercial and industrial customers to improve the energy efficiency of facilities. Rebates are available for qualified dishwashers, clothes washers, air conditioners (central and room), lighting, heat pumps (air-source and geothermal), dehumidifiers, refrigerators, and freezers. Appliances must be ENERGY STAR to qualify for the rebate, and bonus incentives are available in some cases if the old working appliance is properly recycled. Specific program details and requirements can be found on the website listed above.