City of Duluth - Residential Energy Efficiency Loan Program (Minnesota)

From Open Energy Information


Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Minnesota

Name City of Duluth - Residential Energy Efficiency Loan Program
Incentive Type Utility Loan Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Building Insulation, Clothes Washers, Custom/Others pending approval, Dehumidifiers, Dishwasher, Duct/Air sealing, Furnaces, Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Refrigerators, Water Heaters
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Local
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Up to $15,000

Maximum Incentive $15,000

Terms Rate: 4.9%

Repayment: Up to 10 years

Program Administrator Comfort Systems

References DSIRE[1]


The City of Duluth offers a loan program for homeowners to increase the energy efficiency of homes located within the city. Loans are available for insulation, air sealing, furnace replacements, water heaters, lighting improvements, and certain appliances. Contact the City of Duluth regarding the eligibility of other improvements not listed here. An energy audit must be performed on participating homes in order to identify needed upgrades. Participating residents can contact Comfort Systems for this service at (218) 730-4050. All loans must be repaid within 10 years of project commencement. Only residents of Duluth are eligible for loans under this program. Contact the City of Duluth for more information on this program.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Duluth Energy Efficiency Program
Department City of Duluth
Address 2304 West Superior Street
Place Duluth, Minnesota
Zip/Postal Code 55806
Phone (218) 336-1038


  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"