The State of Michigan has $6.3 million available for rebates for consumers who purchase new, energy efficient appliances.  There are $50 and $100 rebates for refrigerators, $50 rebates for clothes washers, and $25 and $50 rebates for dishwashers.

There are also rebates for furnaces and water heaters, including up to $1200 for solar water heaters (20% of equipment and installation cost).

The program started today (Feb 10) and runs until the funds run out.