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Rochester Public Utilities - Residential Conserve and Save Rebate

Eligibility 
Residential
Savings Category 
Geothermal Heat Pumps
Clothes Washers
Dishwasher
Refrigerators/Freezers
Dehumidifiers
Lighting
Heat Pumps
Air conditioners
Custom/Others pending approval
Other EE
LED Lighting
Program Info
Sector Name 
Utility
Administrator 
Rochester Public Utilities
Expiration Date 

12/31/2012

State 
Minnesota
Program Type 
Rebate Program
Rebate Amount 

Clothes Washer: $50 - $100
Clothes Dryer: $35 - $50
Dehumidifier: $15 - $25 plus $15 bonus if properly recycled
Custom measures: contact RPU for consultation
Dishwashers: $25 - $40
Refrigerators/Freezers: $25, plus $15 bonus if properly recycled
Room Air Conditioners: $25, plus $15 bonus if properly recycled
Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs: 50% of cost
CFL Light Fixtures: %50 of cost up to $15
LED Bulbs: %50 of cost up to $10 - $15
LED Fixtures: 50% of cost up to $20
Central AC/Ductless Mini Split and Air Source Heat Pumps: $100 /$200, plus $25/$75 for per SEER above base
Furnace Fan Motors: $50

Geothermal Heat Pumps: $200/ton plus $150 per SEER above base, plus $250 bonus with desuperheater

Summary 
Rochester Public Utilities (RPU) offers incentives to residential customers for installing energy-efficient equipment in participating homes through the Conserve and Save Rebate Program. These incentives are available for a variety of appliances, air conditioners, heat pumps, furnace fan motors and custom measures. All program equipment requirements must be met in order to receive rebates. Applications for measures installed in the previous year must be received by March 31 of the following year. Rebates are available until calendar year program funding is exhausted. Contact RPU for any additional information.