City of Grand Marais - Minnesota

USA Today's 2017 Best Midwestern Small Town, Budget Travel's 2015 Coolest Small Town in America & Lake Superior Magazine's 2015 Best Weekend Destination 

Energy Efficiency

Energy Benchmarking

Benchmarking is the process of tracking building energy and water use over time to provide insight into the building’s performance and opportunities for energy savings. The city of Grand Marais is offering assistance to building owners interested in participating in this program. Explore the links below to learn more about Grand Marais’ Efficient Buildings Program.


The Grand Marais Public Utility and its electricity provider, SMMPA, offer rebates on energy efficiency upgrades for residents and businesses. Follow the link below for a full list of rebates available to Grand Marais PUC customers. 

Attached Document or FilePortfolio Manager an online tool you can use to measure and track energy and water consumption
Attached Document or FileRebates Residential and Business Rebates Through Southern Minnesota Municipal Power Agency
Attached Document or FileResidential Energy Learn tips and tricks for saving energy in your home
Official Website for the City of Grand Marais, MN