Heat Pump Rebate Program

efficiencyPEI offers rebates for the installation of ENERGY STAR® Most Efficient 2017 split air source heat pumps and geothermal heat pumps.

To apply for the rebate, download and fill out the application form after completing your work.

How do I receive an upgrade rebate?

To receive your efficiencyPEI equipment upgrade rebate you must:

  1. confirm your eligibility (see terms and conditions on application form);
  2. fill out the application form completely because incomplete information will delay or disqualify your rebate;
  3. collect dated sales receipts showing where unit was purchased and what are the make and model numbers of unit installed; and
  4. mail this rebate request with original copies of dated receipt(s) and your most recent Maritime Electric Bill to efficiencyPEI.

What are the rebate amounts?

Air Source Heat Pumps:

  • Basic Rebate: $500 ($250 for 2nd unit installed)
  • Low income rebate for household incomes of $20,001 to $35,000: $850 ($425 for 2nd unit installed)
  • Low income rebate for household incomes of $20,000 and under: $1700 ($850 for 2nd unit installed)
  • Must be ENERGY STAR Most Efficient rated.
  • Ductless air source heat pumps must have 20.0 SEER, 12.5 EER and 10.0 HSPF (for region 4)
  • Ducted air source heat pumps must have 18.0 SEER, 12.5 EER and 9.6 HSPF (for region 4)

Grants for Geothermal Heat Pumps:

  • Basic Rebate: $1000
  • Low income rebate for household incomes of $20,001 to $35,000: $1700
  • Low income rebate for household incomes of $20,000 and under: $3400
  • Must be ENERGY STAR Most Efficient rated
  • Must be certified under Canadian Geoexchange Coalition (CGC)
  • Must meet the following efficiency requirements:
    • Closed Loop Water-to-Air GHP: 17.1 EER and 3.6 COP
    • Open Loop Water-to-Air GHP: 21.1 EER and 4.1 COP
    • Closed Loop Water-to-Water GHP: 16.1 EER and 3.1 COP
    • Open Loop Water-to-Water GHP: 20.1 EER and 3.5 COP

 

Published date: 
March 17, 2016

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