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HVAC Upgrades

Improve the efficiency of your HVAC systems and reduce operating costs with help from the One-Stop Efficiency Shop®, sponsored by Xcel Energy.

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We provide free HVAC consulting and rebates covering up to 60% of project costs for Minnesota businesses. 

From no- or low-cost improvements to rooftop unit (RTU) replacements, our team will help you find energy-saving HVAC solutions tailored to your building and budget. As a nonprofit focused on energy efficiency, our top priority is helping small to medium-sized businesses save money and energy, not selling HVAC equipment.

Project support from start to finish.

Receive a free, no-obligation HVAC assessment.

To understand the unique needs of your building, we start by evaluating your HVAC system, including your RTU. We follow up by proving all the information you need to make the smartest choice for your business, including no- or low-cost fixes and recommended upgrades with estimated savings, rebates, and payback periods.

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Upgrade to smart thermostats for free.

We’ll help you reduce energy costs and gain more control of your HVAC systems by installing smart thermostats for free. 

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Make energy efficient upgrades tailored to your needs, guided by your HVAC consultant.

Your HVAC consultant will serve as an unbiased liaison between you and your contractor, provide access to low-interest financing, and ensure your new equipment is properly installed.

Relax and start saving energy. We’ll take care of the rebate paperwork.

We’ll complete and submit all rebate paperwork so your rebate arrives as quickly as possible (currently covering up to 60% of project costs).

We’ve helped more than 18,000 businesses reduce operating costs. Now it's your turn.

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More information about the program.

Xcel Energy commercial electric customers with a peak demand of up to 400 kilowatts. Contact us at 612-244-2427 to confirm eligibility.

Any type of business or nonprofit can benefit from HVAC upgrades or smart thermostats.

Several grants are available to help Minnesota businesses and nonprofits pay for efficient HVAC equipment. Contact us at onestop@nsibayak.com to find out if your organization qualifies for the opportunities below.  

Minneapolis Green Cost Share Program 

  • CEE partners with the City of Minneapolis to offer grants for lighting, HVAC, and refrigeration upgrades for businesses and nonprofits in Minneapolis 

  • Funding amounts = 20% - 40% of the cost (up to $10,000) on top of rebates 

  • Learn more 

CEE Grants and Loans for Minneapolis Neighborhoods 

  • CEE partners with several Minneapolis neighborhood associations to offer commercial grants (up to $3,000) and loans with rates starting at 1% (up to $10,000). 

  • Audubon Park Commercial Grant  

Richfield Energy Efficiency Grants 

  • Available to Richfield businesses and nonprofits participating in the One-Stop Efficiency Shop or Xcel Energy Commercial Refrigeration programs 

  • Funding amount = 20% of total project costs (up to $2,500) on top of rebates 

  • Learn more 

St. Louis Park Climate Champions Cost Share Program 

  • Available to St. Louis Park businesses and nonprofits 

  • Participants must complete an Energy Smart and One-Stop assessment within 36 months of project start date 

  • Funding amounts = 50% - 75% utility rebate match (up to $2,500 or $3,500) 

  • Learn more 

Energy Smart Grants for Businesses 

  • Available to Xcel Energy and CenterPoint Energy for-profit commercial and industrial customers 

  • Funding amounts = 50% - 100% rebate match (up to $3,000 to $10,000) 

  • Contact onestop@nsibayak.com to learn more 

EnerChange Grants for Nonprofits 

  • Available to Xcel Energy and CenterPoint Energy nonprofit customers 

  • Funding amounts = 100% utility rebate match (up to $2,500) 

  • Contact onestop@nsibayak.com to learn more 

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We partner with local commercial HVAC contractors.

We support contractor partners with unbiased HVAC expertise, customer referrals, and completion of rebate paperwork.

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