HVAC Equipment Rebate Program

February 28, 2023


Efficiency Vermont offers rebates for commercial installations of high-efficiency HVAC equipment and controls. See application form for details. Instant rebates are also offered for certain high performance circulator pumps, heat pump water heaters, and cold climate heat pumps at participating distributors.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: State
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Vermont
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: https://www.efficiencyvermont.com/rebates/list?cat=Heating%2C+Cooling+%26+Ventilation&hvacfilter=&type=Business
Administrator: Efficiency Vermont
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Biomass
  • Water Heaters
  • Furnaces
  • Boilers
  • Heat pumps
  • Air conditioners
  • Programmable Thermostats
  • Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls
  • Motor VFDs
  • Other EE
Incentive Amount: Air-to-Water Heat Pumps: $6,000
Ducted Heat Pumps: $1,000 to $2,000
Ductless Heat Pumps: $350 to $450
Ground Source Heat Pumps: $1,000 to $2,100/ton
Building HVAC Controls and Project Support: custom
Water Source Heat Pumps: $80/ton
Ventilation Fans: $30 - $90
Variable Frequency Drives: $150/HP - $200/HP
Rooftop Unit Controllers: $225/HP - $300/HP
Furnace Fan Motors: $100
Central Wood Pellet Furnaces & Boilers: Up to $6,000
Heat Pump Water Heaters: Up to $800
High-Performance Circulator Pump: Up to $600
Smart Thermostats: Up to $100
Wood and Pellot Stoves: $400
Window Air Conditioners: $100
Maximum Incentive: Varies by technology
Eligible System Size: Varies by technology
Equipment Requirements: Must meet SEER, EER, ENERGY STAR, and HSPF requirements.

Central wood pellet furnaces and boilers must be pellet-only.
Ownership of Renewable Energy Credits: Any electric system capacity credits and environmental credits belong to Efficiency Vermont


Name: Efficiency Vermont
Address: 20 Winooski Falls Way, 5th Floor
Winooski VT 05404
Phone: (888) 921-5990
Email: info@efficiencyvermont.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.