Funding & Financing Opportunities


Funding & Financing Opportunities

If you want to sign up directly for email updates about funding opportunities from the Minnesota Department of Commerce, click here.

State and Federal Incentives

The Database of State Incentives for Renewable Energy is the best one-stop shop for finding incentives here in Minnesota and at the Federal level to help you get your projects done. See listings for Minnesota Incentives or go to Federal Incentives. To get started quickly with DSIRE, use the tool below. It is a good idea to keep up with the State of Minnesota’s Minnesota Grants website as well, where they provide links to any current grants from state agencies.

CERTs Seed Grants

The Minnesota Clean Energy Resource Teams (CERTs) seeks applications for limited financial assistance for energy efficiency and/or renewable energy projects requiring technical assistance. Click here to learn more

Minnesotans building a clean energy future


    CERTs Partners:

Minnesota Department of Commerce University of Minnesota Regional Sustainable Development Partnerships and Extension Great Plains Institute Southwest Regional Development Commission