Electric Equipment Rebates

Daviess-Martin County REMC is offering a 2021 residential rebate for qualifying equipment (water heaters, geothermal heat pumps and air source, ductless mini-split or dual fuel heat pumps). To qualify, you must occupy the home where equipment is installed year-round (12 months) and unit must heat and cool whole home unless otherwise stated.

To apply for a rebate, you will need to submit a 2021 application form.

Along with your application, you will need to provide the following documents:

  • AHRI (Air conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute) certificate for validation for all SEER ratings. (This can be obtained from the installing heating and cooling dealer.)
  • Proof of purchase (invoice or receipt)

Learn more about available rebates.

Water Heater (Heat Pump or Hybrid)
  • Minimum 40-gallon all-in-one units
  • New construction or gas or electric water heater replacement
  • $500 rebate
Geothermal Heat Pump
  • Desuperheater is recommended but not required
  • New construction or replacing electric resistance heat, gas, heat pump or geothermal
  • $1,500 rebate
Air Source or Dual Fuel Heat Pump
HEAT PUMP REPLACING GAS, EXISTING AC OR HEAT PUMP OR NEW CONSTRUCTION INSTALLATION**
  • Dual/Variable/Multi-Speed Compressor ONLY
  • $750 rebate

HEAT PUMP REPLACING 100% ELECTRIC RESISTANCE HEAT 

(must be replacing primary heat source for entire home)

  • Single Speed Compressor ($800 rebate)
  • Dual/Variable/Multi-Speed Compressor ($1,500 rebate)

The following DO NOT qualify for 100% electric resistance replacement (Heat pump with electric resistance, space heaters, gas furnace, wood stove, wood pellet stove, AC, back-up heat, generators)


MINIMUM EFFICIENCY REQUIREMENTS
  • Stick built or modular housing SEER ≥ 16, EER ≥ 10
  • Mobile/Manufactured Housing* SEER ≥ 14, EER ≥ 10

*Mobile/manufactured homes are defined as factory assembled, transportable, designed for transportation on own chassis, can be placed on temporary or permanent foundation and intended for year-round occupancy. Modular homes must be residential single family homes.

**Units that do not qualify include: window heat pumps and “thru-the-wall” heat pumps (hotel-type machines)

Mini-Split Heat Pump
  • Single room installations*** ($300 rebate)
  • Replacing existing A/C, heat pump or new construction ($750 rebate)
  • Replacing electric resistance heat ($1,500 rebate)

SECONDARY REQUIREMENTS
  • SEER ≥ 19, EER ≥ 12.5
  • Variable/multi-speed compressor required unless noted otherwise

***Single room installations can include room additions or outbuildings. Requirements: located and serviced by member, occupied/used year-round (seasonal occupancy does not qualify).


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