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Coon Rapids Economic Development

Posted on: September 28, 2023

A Bright Idea for Businesses


Energy is a major operating expense for businesses of all types and sizes — so why not cut it down? Local businesses can prioritize energy efficiency to both save money and protect the environment. Free up capital for growth and development, while enhancing your company’s reputation as an eco-friendly community member.

Schedule a free assessment with one or both of the programs below:

LOGO - Energy Smart

All Coon Rapids Businesses

The Minnesota Chamber of Commerce’s Energy Smart program offers free energy consultation and utility bill analysis.

INCLUDES: building walkthrough, identification of areas for energy reduction, connections with rebates, grants and loan programs.

Sign up online at


Coon Rapids Businesses in Xcel Energy Territory

The Center for Energy and Environment’s One-Stop Efficiency Shop offers free lighting and HVAC assessments.

INCLUDES: free smart thermostats, lighting inventories, recommended upgrades, and estimated savings, rebates and payback periods.

Sign up online at or 
call 612-244-2427.

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