Sign up to recycle your old working fridge or freezer between now and August 15, and be entered for a chance to win one of two $500 The Home Depot® gift cards to be used towards the purchase of a new ENERGY STAR® fridge or freezer. You’ll get a $35 rebate for recycling your fridge and the chance to win cash toward a new one!
Try a safer, more helpful way to get rid of that old, still-functional fridge or freezer—and pick up a nice rebate!
To participate in the program, you must:
You could receive $50 or more* in annual energy savings while helping reduce emissions of greenhouse gases and ozone-depleting chemicals.
Available March 1 – October 31. If calls or online scheduling occur outside this window, customers will be placed on a waitlist for follow-up scheduling when the program reopens.
Primary (kitchen) and secondary (garage/basement/other) refrigerators/freezers are accepted; units must have been operating in your home for at least six months.
Xcel Energy is committed to conserving the environment and providing clean, safe energy. We are a proud member of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Responsible Appliance Disposal program.
ENERGY STAR Refrigerator Recycling Retirement Calculator (external link)
Materials Recovery Process (external link)
*Note: Energy savings based on ENERGY STAR® estimates and may vary. Visit ENERGY STAR's Refrigerator page to learn more.
You may recycle no more than two working fridges and/or freezers per program year, per household. Rebate amounts are subject to change.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Open only to legal residents of MN who are 18+. Begins 07/01/18 @09:00:01 a.m. CT ends 08/15/18 @11:59:59 p.m. CT. “TO ENTER BY MAIL W/O SUBMITTING PARTICPATING IN THE FRIDGE RECYCLING PROGRAM: on a 3”x5” notecard, legibly hand write your full name, email, mailing addresses (no PO boxes), day & eve. phone #s (with area codes) & DOB. Send completed notecard, in postage-paid envelope (no larger than No. 10), to: “ Recycle and Reward Fridge Recycling Sweepstakes - Entry,” c/o Northern States Power Company d/b/a Xcel Energy, Marketing, 1800 Larimer St, Denver, CO 80202. Mail-in entries must be postmarked by 08/15/18 & rec’d by 08/22/18. Limit 1 entry per person & per address (mailing or email) regardless of entry method. Subject to full OFFICIAL RULES. Void where prohibited by law. Odds of winning depend on # of entries rec’d. ARV of each prize: $500; Total ARV of all prizes: $1,000. Sponsor: Northern States Power Company d/b/a Xcel Energy, 414 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55401.
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