The Minnesota Housing Finance Agency now offers new unsecured home energy efficiency loans through its Fix Up Loan Program. Homeowners are now able to borrow up to $15,000 at a 4.99% interest rate without placing a lien on their property. Learn more.
There are a variety of grant programs for efficiency improvements and renewable energy installations. A summary of these programs is provided below.
Dakota Electric Association - Commercial and Industrial Custom Energy Grant Program
Lake Region Electric Cooperative - Commercial Energy Efficiency Grant Program
Minnesota Power - Power Grant Program
Otter Tail Power Company - Commercial & Industrial Energy Efficiency Grant Program
Otter Tail Power Company - House Therapy Program
Xcel Energy - Renewable Development Fund Grants
Tribal Energy Program Grant
U.S. Department of Treasury - Renewable Energy Grants
USDA - High Energy Cost Grant Program
USDA - Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) Grants
Clean Renewable Energy Bonds (CREBs)
Qualified Energy Conservation Bonds (QECBs)
U.S. Department of Energy - Loan Guarantee Program
USDA - Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) Loan Guarantees
For detailed information on these grants and loans, visit the Database of Incentives for Efficiency and Renewables website.