Incentive Programs Available in Big Stone City, SD
Welcome to our website! Now is the time to invest in energy-smart products and take advantage of the cash incentives offered to you by Big Stone City Municipal Utilities. We offer a variety of energy efficiency programs that can help you lower your utility bills.
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Prairie Rose & Nelson Cty. Courthouse Earn Rebates
Prairie Rose of Lakota and the Nelson County Courthouse have recently completed projects that involve energy efficiency upgrades to the lighting of their facilities.
Both Prairie Rose and the Nelson County Courthouse were able to apply [...]
Lakota Good Samaritan Society Receives BES Rebate
The Lakota Good Samaritan Society has recently completed a project that involved energy efficiency upgrades to the lighting of their facility. The Good Samaritan Society was able to apply for a rebate from Missouri River Energy Services to assist wit [...]
- Consider skipping the ice-maker and dispenser. Automatic ice-makers and through-the-door dispensers increase energy use by 14-20 percent. They also raise the purchase price by $75 to $250.
- If you buy a new refrigerator, be sure to recycle your old one. Replacing a fridge from the 1980s with an ENERGY STAR model can save $100 per year on your utility bill. Replacing a 1970s model can save up to $200 per year!
- Consider buying a refrigerator with a top-mounted freezer. Models with top-mounted freezers use 10 to 25 percent less energy than bottom-mount or side-by-side models.
- Purchase an appropriately sized refrigerator. Generally, the larger the refrigerator, the greater the energy consumption. The most energy-efficient models are typically 16-20 cubic feet.