Northern Plains EC - Energy Efficient Equipment Rebate Program (North Dakota)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place North Dakota

Name Northern Plains EC - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Building Insulation, Heat pumps, Water Heaters, Geothermal Heat Pumps
Active Incentive No
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount Energy Audit: $30 - $125

Central A/C: $100 - $200/ton
Air-Source Heat Pump: $200 - $400/ton
Water Heater Heat Pump: $250
Water Heater Thermal Storage: $125 - $150
Central Furnace Thermal Storage: $60/kW
Geothermal Heat Pump: $600/ton
Insulation: $200 - $400

Eligible System Size Water Heater Thermal Storage: minimum 80 gallons

Geothermal Heat Pump: 5.5 ton max

Equipment Requirements Central A/C: minimum 14.5 SEER

Air-Source Heat Pump: minimum 14.5 SEER
Water Heater Heat Pump: minimum 2.0 COP
Water Heater Thermal Storage: must be off-peak program
Central Furnace Thermal Storage: must be off-peak program, coupled with Energy Star Air-Source Heat Pump
Geothermal Heat Pump: minimum 14.1 EER
Insulation: if Attic, must improve to R-49 from less than R-20;
if Wall, must improve to R-10 with air sealing rim joints from R-0

Program Administrator Northern Plains Electric Cooperative

References DSIRE[1]


Northern Plains Electric Cooperative (NPEC) is a member-owned electric cooperative that serves customers in east-central North Dakota. Through the North Dakota Utility Rebate Program, NPEC offers a variety of rebates to its residential customers that encourage energy efficiency equipment replacements and energy saving home improvements. Incentives are available for energy audits, HVAC and water heater upgrades, and for increasing or adding insulation. For specific program details and to apply for rebates, visit the program's website or contact NPEC directly.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Customer Service - NPEC
Department Northern Plains Electric Cooperative
Address PO Box 180
Address 2 1515 West Main Avenue
Place Carrington, North Dakota
Zip/Postal Code 58421-0180
Phone (800) 882-2500


  • 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)"