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.
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