Background: Rebates for Minnesota residential households to replace an old appliance (freezer, dishwasher, clothes washer or refrigerator) with a new qualifying Energy Star model. Rebate and wait list reservations were available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Program launch date: March 1, 2010 (rebate reservations were filled as of March 2, 2010)
Amount available: $5.0 million
Number of applications reserved: 25,926 rebate and 9,400 wait list rebate applications were reserved as of March 2, 2010.
Number of applications received: 18,933 rebate applications and approximately 2,400 wait list applications (as of 4/30/10)
Rebates paid: $4,690,400 in rebates awarded to 25,849 applicants (as of 5/25/11)