Santee Cooper - Residential Energy Efficiency Existing Homes Rebate Program

May 06, 2024


Santee Cooper provides rebates to residential and multi-family residential customers. Rebates are available on  air source heat pumps, solar water heaters, weatherization measures, programmable thermostats, duct sealing, and water heaters. Rebates require that recipients live in a single-family, all electric home. Existing Home incentives are determined by specified standards and must be verified with Santee Cooper. Santee Cooper also provides financing for energy efficient improvements to existing homes. Contact Santee Cooper for more information on this program.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: South Carolina
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Santee Cooper
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Geothermal Heat Pumps
  • Clothes Washers
  • Refrigerators/Freezers
  • Water Heaters
  • Heat pumps
  • Programmable Thermostats
  • Duct/Air sealing
  • Pool Pumps
  • Level-2 Electric Vehicle Service Equipment
Incentive Amount: Heating and Cooling
Single Phase Heat Pump: $300 - $400/unit
Mini/Multi-Split Heat Pump: $30 - $40/ half ton
Geothermal Heat Pump: $600/unit
Hybrid Heat Pump: $500 - $700
Heat Pump Water Heater: $400
Duct Replacement: $500
Smart Thermostat: $30 - $50

Clothes Washer: $20/unit
Refrigerator: $30/unit

Pool Equipment
Heat Pump Pool Heater: $225/unit
Variable Speed Pool Pump: $275/unit
Dual Speed Pool Pump: $100/unit

Electric Vehicle
Level 2 EV Charger: $250
Eligible System Size: Requirements are varied. visit the company website for more details.
Equipment Requirements: Requirements are varied. visit the company website for more details.


Name: EmpowerSC Support Services
Organization: Santee Cooper
Address: 305A Gardner Lacy Road
Myrtle Beach SC 29579
Phone: (843) 761-8000

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.