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. Purchases made online 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 identify ways for you to reduce your energy usage by checking for air leaks, check insulation levels, home heating
and cooling performance, selected appliances, and water heating operation and efficiency. This program is only available to customers
who heat their homes with natural gas.
-To increase the amount of insulation in your attic.
-To tune up your air conditioner once
every two years.
Applications are available in our office or on-line. Click the link for the program which interests you:
(Dehumidifier, Room Air Conditioner, Electric 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
∑ To upgrade a commercial buildingís heating and/or cooling system.
∑ To upgrade variable frequency drives and
∑ To upgrade specified equipment in the food service industry. See the application for details.
∑ 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
∑ 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
Construction Incentive Application
Heating and Cooling Incentive Application
VFD & Pump Incentive Application
Food Service Incentive
Commercial Refrigeration Application
Custom Incentive Application
Compressed Air Incentive Application
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.
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
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.