Owatonna Public Utilities offers Conserve & Save® rebates to residential customers for purchasing and installing new efficient products in your home.  For a full list of residential rebates, click here.  

For all rebates, see application for minimum efficiency requirements and complete terms and conditions.

Click on the name of the rebate to see its full form.

Electric Rebates
ENERGY STAR® Appliance Rebates Amount
Clothes Washer – Single Family $25 – $90
Clothes Washer – Multi-Family of 2 or more units $50 – $115
Clothes Washer/Dryer Combos – All-in-One – non-heat pump $25 – $75
Clothes Washer/Dryer Combos – All-in-One w/heat pump $50 – $115
Clothes Dryer – Heat Pump – Single Family $25 
Clothes Dryer – Heat Pump – Multi-family with 2 or more units $50
Dehumidifier $15
Dishwasher $25 – $40
Freezer $25
Refrigerator $25
Room Air Conditioner $25
Bonus Recycling Rebates Amount
Dehumidifier up to $15, not to exceed cost of recycling
Freezer up to $15, not to exceed cost of recycling
Refrigerator up to $15, not to exceed cost of recycling
Room Air Conditioner up to $15, not to exceed cost of recycling
ENERGY STAR® & DesignLights LED Light Fixtures Amount 
LED Light Fixture 50% of fixture cost, not to exceed $20 per fixture
Electric HVAC & Water Heating Equipment Amount
Central or Mini Split Air Conditioner Rebates starting at $100
Central AC & Air Source Heat Pump Clean & Tune $25
Heat Pump – Air Source or Mini Split Rebates starting at $100
Heat Pump – Ground Source See application
Room Air Conditioners $25
Furnace Fan Retrofit $50
ECM Circulator Pumps $50-$600, not to exceed 50%
Heat Pump Water Heater $60-$400 
Smart Thermostat See application
Electric Vehicle (EV) – Enrolling now (EV owners who enroll in TOU rate now)

$200 for first EV; $50 for ea. additional EV

Electric Vehicles (EV) – Currently Enrolled – (EV owners who are currently enrolled in a TOU rate and purchase an additional qualifying EV or customers who are currently enrolled in a TOU rate and purchase a qualifying EV.)

$50 per qualifying EV

Residential battery-powered push/walk behind lawn mower


Residential battery-powered riding lawn mower


Click here to learn more about the TOU program.


Natural Gas Rebates
Furnace & Central Air Conditioner Rebates Amount
Furnace $100 – $400
Furnace Fan Motors $50
Boiler $200 – $500
Indirect-Fired Water Heater on HE Boiler $100
Central ACs, Mini Split Air Conditioners or Air Source Heat Pumps Rebates starting at $100
Other Natural Gas Rebates Amount
ECM Circulator Pumps $50-$600, not to exceed $50%
Electronic Ignition Hearth $75
Smart Thermostats $50
Attic Insulation $200, not to exceed 50% of cost
Furnace/Boiler Clean & Tune $25
WaterSense Showerhead $25
 Natural Gas Water Heating Rebates Amount
Water Heater – Tank $250
Water Heater – Instantaneous – Tankless $250
Water Heater – Heat Pump $60-$400


Water Rebates
Water Rebates Amount
Clothes Washer $25 – $90
Clothes Washer/Dryer Combos – All-in-One $25 – $115
WaterSense Showerhead $25
High-Efficiency Toilet $25
Rain Barrel $10
Weather-Based Irrigation Controller 50% of controller, not to exceed $75
Renewable Rebates
Solar Rebates Amount
Solar Photovoltaic (PV) $500 (2.0 kW array or larger)
Solar Thermal $15 per sqft net aperture
Conserve & Save Residential Rebates