Efficiency Maine Appliance Rebate Program

February 26, 2024


Efficiency Maine offers a $50 rebate for the purchase of ENERGY STAR-certified clothes washers. See the program website here for the mail-in rebate forms. Efficiency Maine also offers various discounts at Home Depot, Lowe's, and Granite Group for the purchase of ENERGY STAR certified heat pump water heaters. Heat pump water heaters bought anywhere else qualify for a $850 mail-in rebate. See the Heat Pump Water Heater Incentives page for details.

Eligible low-income households are offered a free heat pump water heater, which includes installation costs. See the Low-Income Water Heaters page for details.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: State
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Maine
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: http://www.efficiencymaine.com/at-home/appliancerebate-program/
Administrator: Efficiency Maine
Start Date: 10/01/2012
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Clothes Washers
  • Water Heaters
Incentive Amount: Heat Pump Water Heaters: $850; free for low-income households
Clothes Washer: $50
Maximum Incentive: One rebate or instant discount per appliance type per customer address per year
Equipment Requirements: Must be ENERGY STAR-certified
Installation Requirements: Must be installed in the state of Maine


This program has 3 incentives
Technologies: Water Heaters
Sectors: Commercial, Residential, Federal Government
Parameters: The incentive has a minimum of $850.00
Technologies: Clothes Washers
Sectors: Commercial, Residential, Federal Government
Parameters: The incentive is 50.00 $
Technologies: Water Heaters
Sectors: Low Income Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 100.00 % of cost


Name: Efficiency Maine
Organization: Efficiency Maine
Address: 168 Capitol Street
Augusta ME 04330-6856
Phone: (866) 376-2463
Email: efficiencymaine@efficiencymaine.com

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.