Water Heater Rebates
To participate in the program, members must agree to have load management installed on the water heater. Tankless water heaters are not eligible for load control or rebates.
How to Apply ...
Fax (507) 369-0259
Freeborn-Mower Cooperative Services
- Member purchases a qualifying electric water heater.
- Submit rebate form.
- Member signs FMCS load management agreement.
- Member has water heater installed & wiring for load management receiver completed by their contractor of choice and inspected.
- FMCS issues rebate to member.
105 gallon Marathon *
|100+ gallon non-Marathon *||$500 Rebate|
|85 gallon Marathon **||$500 Rebate|
|80-99 gallon non-Marathon **||
|New Home or Gas Conversion ***
80-99 Galls, Energy Factor .90 or Greater, or 100 Gallons or Greater, Energy Factor .85 or Greater; must be controlled by cooperative's load control program.
Rebate purchase price excluding sales tax.
|Heat Pump Water Heater||
Energy Factor 2.00 or Greater. Must meet Energy Star criteria. Load control not required
|Solar Storage Water Heater with Electric Back-Up||
Must meet Energy Star criteria for solar water heaters. Electric back-up water heater must be controlled by cooperative's load control program.
* Requires an EF of .85 or greater
** Requires an EF of .90 or greater
***Rebate will not exceed current FMCS price for Marathon model of equivalent size.
Click here for the diagram of the outside wiring needed for FMCS load management. This wiring must be completed by member's electrician in order for FMCS to install the load management switch.
- Master Plumbing
71710 County Road 46
Albert Lea, MN 56007
- Schmitz Electric
308 West Main
Adams MN 55909
Low Flow Shower Head & Faucet Aerators
FMCS also offers a rebates for:
|Low Flow Shower Head 2.5 GPM or less||Cost up to $5 per head|
|Low Flow Faucet Aerator, 1.5 GPM or less||Cost up to $1 per aerator|