Princeton PUC - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program
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|Program Name||Princeton PUC - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program|
|Program Administrator||Princeton PUC|
|Last updated||May 30th, 2019|
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, Princeton PUC provides incentives for residential and commercial customers to improve the energy efficiency of homes. Rebates are available for qualified dishwashers, clothes washers, motors, 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 requirments can be found on the website listed above.
|Incentive Amount||LED Light Bulbs: 50% of cost|
Light Fixtures: 50% of cost
Refrigerators/Freezers: $25 plus an additional $50 to pay for recycling
Clothes Washers: $50-$100
Dehumidifiers: $15 (no recycling) or $25-$40 (recycling)
Efficient Furnace Fan Motors: $50-$125
Room A/C: $25 plus an additional $25 for recycling
Central A/C and Air Source Heat Pumps: $100-$200
Central A/C and Air Source Heat Pump Tune-Up: $35
Ground Source Heat Pumps: $200/ton plus $25/ton for each 1 EER above minimum qualifying efficiency
|Maximum Incentive||LED Light Bulbs: $7|
Light Fixtures: $10-$20
Room A/C: 2 per account
Central A/C and Air Source Heat Pump Tune-Up: 1 every two years
|Equipment Requirements||See program website|