Bright Energy Rebates
The Rock Rapids Municipal Utilities, in conjunction with Missouri River Energy Services, is pleased to offer incentive programs to
promote the reduction of electrical usage.
For our residential customers, we offer the following Bright Energy incentive programs. All products must be purchased within a twenty-five mile radius of Rock Rapids. Internet purchases do not qualify:
purchase Energy Star appliances - clothes washers, dehumidifiers, room/window air conditioners, and LED lights.
-To install an
Energy Star wi-fi enabled "smart" thermostat.
-To replace your furnace, air conditioner and hot water heater with energy efficient
-To increase the amount of insulation in your attic.
-To tune up your air conditioner once every two years.
are available in our office or on-line. Click the link for the program which interests you:
Energy Star Appliances
Air Conditioner, Clothes Washer)
Residential Lighting (LED)
- Proof of Energy Star Rating Required!!
For our commercial customers,
we offer these incentive programs:
∑ To upgrade existing lighting fixtures with energy efficient lamps and fixtures.
∑ To install
energy efficient lighting into newly constructed commercial buildings.
∑ To upgrade a commercial buildingís heating and/or cooling
∑ To upgrade variable frequency drives and pumps.
∑ To upgrade specified equipment in the food service industry. See the application
∑ To upgrade specified commercial refrigeration equipment. See the application for details.
∑ A custom program is
available if your energy efficiency improvements do not fit into the other programs. All custom projects require written pre-approval!!
To check your compressed air system for leaks, with additional incentives for equipment to improve your systemís efficiency. The inspection
must be performed by Missouri River Energy Services personnel.
Applications are available in our office or on-line. Click the link
for the program which interests you:
Lighting Retrofit Incentive Application
Lighting New Construction Incentive Application
and Cooling Incentive Application
VFD & Pump Incentive Application
Food Service Incentive Application
Custom Incentive Application
Compressed Air Incentive Application
Please refer to each programís application form
for eligibility, terms and conditions, and incentive limits. The documentation necessary to receive your rebate includes a completed
signed application, a detailed invoice, and AHRI Certificate of Product Ratings and/or spec sheets for the items installed. Also,
a pre-inspection for upgrades and a post-inspection for all projects are required before the rebate can be approved. All projects
with incentives of $20,000 or more require written pre-approval from MRES before the equipment purchase date.
If you have additional
questions, contact our office at 472-2511 or by e-mail for more information regarding these programs. We are eager to help you find
the best value for your dollar.
Additional information can be found at the Bright Energy Solutions web site.
310 S Third Ave.
Rock Rapids, IA 51246
Ph: (712) 472-2511
Fax: (712) 472-2512
8:00 - 4:30
Closed Weekends & Holidays
Energy Efficient Products Available for Purchase
at Utility Office
gas or electric
Additional Requirement for Attic Insulation Rebate:
The house must be inspected prior to adding insulation and after the new insulation
is installed. The homeowner is responsible for arranging for these inspections with the office.
for LED Light Bulbs:
Proof of Energy Star Certification is required. You can provide either the actual package, a
photocopy of package or a picture of package showing the Energy Star Logo.