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Missouri River Energy Services (23 Member Cooperatives) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate

Savings Category 
Geothermal Heat Pumps
Clothes Washers
Water Heaters
Heat Pumps
Air conditioners
Programmable Thermostats
Other EE
LED Lighting
Maximum Rebate 

Up to $10,000 per customer, per year. An incentive exceeding $3,000 requires utility approval before the project starts.

Program Info
Sector Name 
Bright Energy Solutions/Missouri River Energy Services
Program Type 
Rebate Program
Rebate Amount 

Rebates vary from one participating utility to another. For specific details on the incentives offered by a particular utility check the program website. The rebate incentives listed below are an estimate using Adrian Public Utilities as an example, for your Utility please confirm online with your local utility.

Clothes Dryer: $80
Clothes Washer: $50
Dehumidifier: $10
CFL screw-in lamp: $1.50
LED screw-in lamp: $3.00
LED recessed can or retrofit kit: $4.00
Refrigerator: $20-$50 (no recycling/recycling)
Room A/C: $25

Heating and Cooling:
Central A/C or Heat Pump Tune-Up: $30
Air-Source Heat Pump: $250 - $350; an additional $100 rebate if you use a certified Quality Install contractor
Mini Split/Ductless Air Source Heat Pump: $250 /Outdoor Condensing Unit; an additional $100 rebate available
Central A/C: $250 - $350/unit;; an additional $100 rebate available
Mini Split/Ductless Air Conditioner: $250/Unit; an additional $100 rebate available
Furnace with ECM: $150
Air Handler with ECM: $150
Geothermal Heat Pump: $200/ton
Programmable thermostat: $25
Heat Pump Water Heater: $100

Bright Energy Solutions offers energy efficiency cash incentive programs to residential and business customers of municipal utilities that are members of Missouri River Energy Services. In Minnesota, this includes:

  • Adrian Public Utilities
  • Alexandria Light & Power
  • Barnesville Municipal Utilities
  • Benson Municipal Utilities
  • Breckenridge Public Utilities
  • Detroit Lakes Public Utilities
  • Elbow Lake Muncipal Electric
  • Henning Municipal Utilities
  • Jackson Municipal Utilities
  • Lake Park Public Utilities
  • Lakefield Public Utilities
  • Luverne Municipal Utilities
  • Madison Municipal Utilities
  • Marshall Municipal Utilities
  • Melrose Public Utilities
  • Moorhead Public Service
  • Ortonville Municipal Utilities
  • Sauk Centre Public Utilities
  • St. James Public Utilities
  • Staples Water & Light
  • Wadena Electric & Water Dept.
  • Westbrook Public Utilities
  • Worthington Public Utilities 

Rebates are offered for a variety of efficient technologies and measures including:  HVAC, lighting, appliances, geothermal heat pumps, dehumidifiers and refrigerator/freezer recycling.  <strong>Rebates vary from one participating utility to another.  For specific details on the incentives offered by a particular utility check the program website.</strong>