Energy Efficiency

As a small business owner, you can decrease costs, improve the competitiveness of your business, engage your employees and demonstrate responsible business practices through better energy management.

There are many programs and resources available to businesses in Minnesota that can help your business improve its energy efficiency.

Trillion BTU - A partnership between the St. Paul Port Authority (SPPA), the Center for Energy and Environment (CEE) and Xcel Energy. The Tillion BTU energy efficiency improvement program will save your Minnesota business money by reducing energy consumption.

CEE Commercial Energy Effciency Loan Program - Provides financing to businesses making cost effective energy efficiency improvements.

PACE Minnesota - An innovative way to finance energy efficiency and renewable energy upgrades to buildings.

Xcel Energy – Responsible by Nature - Resource center from Xcel Energy with information on efficiency solutions, energy audits, rebates and more.

Centerpoint Energy Rebates - Includes list of current rebates and a price comparison calculator.

Small Business Administration - Lists articles that include saving tips and information on how your business can become more energy efficient.