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Montana-Dakota Utilities (Gas) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 11/09/2012
Program Overview:
State: South Dakota
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Water Heaters, Furnaces , Programmable Thermostats
Applicable Sectors: Residential
Amount:Furnace: $150 - $300
Programmable Thermostat: $20
Natural Gas Water Heater: $50 - $100
Maximum Incentive:Programmable Thermostat: 1 per address
Equipment Requirements:Furnace: AFUE 92%
Furnace: Must replace furnace at AFUE 80% or lower, or convert from electric service
Programmable Thermostat: Must be Energy Star rated
Natural Gas Water Heater: Replacing older model of EF .59 or lower; New system minimum EF .62 (Energy Star rated)
Web Site: http://www.montana-dakota.com/southDakota/Conservation/Pages/GasI...
Summary:

Montana-Dakota Utilities (MDU) offers several residential rebates on energy efficient measures and natural gas equipment. New furnaces, water heaters and programmable thermostats are eligible for a rebate incentive if the equipment meets program efficiency standards. New furnaces must be replacing a working model with an AFUE of 80% or less and be rated at least 92% AFUE. Customers converting electric service to natural gas are also eligible for the furnace and water heater rebates if efficiency requirements are met. MDU issues rebate payments in the form of a check, not a utility bill credit. Application forms must be fully completed with equipment information such as invoice or receipt, brand, model number, serial number, installation date and dealer information. See program web site listed above to view application form or to see more program information. Only South Dakota residential MDU customers under service rates 60 or 66 are eligible for rebates.


 
Contact:
  Market & Sales Support
Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.
400 North 4th Street
Bismarck, ND 58501
Phone: (800) 638-3278
Web Site: http://www.montana-dakota.com/Pages/CustomerService.aspx
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