Black Hills Energy (Gas)
Rebates up to $5,000 for efficient appliances, clothes washers, dishwashers, heating systems, hot water heaters and insulation.
Property tax exemption for household furnashings such as household appliances and renewable energy systems.
Rebates up to $850 for furnaces, boilers, hot water heaters, thermostats, and weatherization measures within 60 days of purchase.
Rebates for the installation of energy efficient equipment.
Rebates up to $1560 for house energy efficiency upgrades and efficient appliances. Eligible improvements include insulation, heating and cooling systems, thermostats, water heaters, refrigerators, dishwashers and clothes washers.
Incentives for solar panels at $1.75/watt upfront rebate plus $0.04/watt for renewable energy credits, for 0.5kW-10 kW systems. Rebates for larger systems also available.
Xcel Energy (Electric)
Rebates for furnaces, boilers, water heaters, thermostats. Lower rates for members of Xcel energy programs. $200 for electric heater conversion.
Xcel Energy (Gas)
Rebates up to $1,170 for furnaces, boilers, water heaters, attic insulation, wall insulation and audits.
Rebates and incentives from utilities for efficiency are not taxable.
Federal tax credit of 30% of cost for solar panels, wind energy, solar water heaters, geothermal heat pumps and fuel cells.
Loans from FHA, VA and other lenders for energy efficiency upgrades and renewable energy upgrades like solar panels and passive solar space heaters.
Grants for energy generation, transmission and distribution facitlities in rural communities.