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Appliance Rebates
Ground Source Heat Pump Rebates
Air Source Heat Pump/Central Air (Quality Install)

Smart Thermostat Rebate
Commercial/Industrial/Farm Rebates

Appliance Rebates:
Refrigerator graphicFederated offers $50 Energy Star rebates on refrigerators or freezers when the old one is recycled (a recycling receipt is required). The Energy Star logo is given by the Department of Energy to manufacturers' products that are energy efficient. The rebates are issued as a credit on the member's electric bill. Limited rebate funds are available each year. Call or e-mail us to verify fund level status and to request a rebate form if you are unable to download this pdf file.

Energy Star Rebate

Heat Pump Rebates:
Federated provides a $350/ton ground source heat pump rebate. Ground source heat pumps are 400 percent efficient. Check with your tax preparer on the tax incentive for installing a ground source heat pump through 2016; it is not necessary to use a Quality Install contractor for ground source heat pumps. Federated also offers a $300 rebate on ductless air source heat pumps. For air source heat pump rebates see the section below called Quality Install rebates.

Ground Source Heat Pump Rebate
Ductless Air Source Heat Pump Rebate
Air Source Heat Pump Rebate

Quality Install Rebate:

Air source heat pump outside houseFederated offers "Quality Installation" rebates for central air conditioners and air source heat pumps (excludes ductless units), which requires the use of a "qualified installer." This means the installer has passed a certification test. The rebate levels are as follows based on the unit's SEER level or efficiency rating. If you prefer to work with a contractor not on the list, call or e-mail and we will explain to the contractor how to become certified.

Central Air

  • SEER 14.5 to 16:      $50

Air Source Heat Pump

  • SEER 14.5 to 14.9:       $300
  • SEER 15.0 to 15.9:       $400
  • SEER 16 and higher:    $500

Contact one of these certified Quality Installation contractors. They will complete the rebate form for you:

Adrian's Plumbing & Heating, Windom, 831-3934

Boeckman Plumbing & Heating, Elmore, 943-3749

Blomstrom Comfort Systems, Fairmont, 235-9001

Brewster Heating and Cooling, Brewster, 507-842-5353

BTU, Inc., Worthington, 376-6966

Comfortec Heating, Cooling & Plumbing, Estherville, 1-888-362-2106

Corwin's Refrigeration & Heating, Windom, 831-1369

Countryside Plumbing & Heating, Inc., Jackson, 847-4288

Cress Refrigeration, Fairmont, 236-2284

Dale Ziegler Heating & Air Conditioning, Odin, 507-840-1178

Day Plumbing, Heating & Cooling, Fairmont, 235-9009

Ehrich Plumbing & Heating, Inc., Elmore, 507-943-3267

Electric Service Co., Inc., Blue Earth, 526-2255

Elite Mechanical Systems, Windom, 507-831-0236

Feder Mechanical, Madelia, 642-3522

Hall's Handy Heating and Cooling, Mountain Lake, 507-427-0500

Hanson Enterprises, LLC., Lakefield, 507-840-0841

Kaduce Plumbing & Heating, Inc., Mankato, 507-893-4456

Leave It To Little J, Fairmont, 507-238-4224

Lowe's Sheetmetal Inc., Worthington, 376-5927

Martin County Mechanical (A-OK Service), Fairmont, 238-2468

Schwalbach Plumbing & Heating, Windom, Worthington & Jackson at ACE Hardware Stores, 372-2792

Sibley Sheet Metal, Inc., Sibley, IA 712-754-4118

St. James Electric, St. James, 375-5235

Thurmer's Plumbing & Heating, Jackson, 847-4210

Total Comfort, Fairmont, 235-5278

Royer's Inc., Winnebago, 893-4612

Winter's Plumbing, Heating & Excavation, Lakefield, 662-6385

Smart Thermostat Rebate

Federated offers a $25 rebate on select Honeywell and Nest thermostats. Click this link for a smart thermostat application form.

C&I Rebates:

Federated offers farms and businesses rebates for installing energy-efficient lighting, retrofit NEMA premium efficiency electric motors and adjustable speed drives. Funding is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Before doing your project, contact Federated; ask for Jon to see if funding is still available for your project. Download the appropriate rebate form for details:

Agriculture Forms (ag ventilation, dairy plate, dairy free heater, dairy plate and robotic milking)
Lighting Rebate
HVAC Rebate (ground source, air source and ductless heat pumps; rooftop, economizers, chillers and cooling towers)
Retrofit Premium Efficiency Motors Rebate (VFDs, retrofit and fractional HP)
Custom Master Rebate
LED Security Light Rebate

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