Helping members become more energy efficient is important to us which is why we offer a rebate to help offset some of the cost of investing in a high-efficiency AC/heating system. Heating and cooling costs account for up to 50% of your energy bills, so taking steps to make your home’s system(s) more efficient can have a significant impact on your electric usage and save you money in the long run.

General Qualifications:
  • Improvements shall require a licensed contractor in order to participant in rebate program.
  • GVEC does not assume liability for work completed by any contractor.
  • Must be a GVEC member.
  • Items receiving a rebate shall be served by GVEC.
  • Please allow up to 6 weeks after receipt of all documents to receive rebate credit.
  • All rebates will be payable to GVEC members only.
  • GVEC reserves the right to verify all projects in order to meet minimum program guidelines and requirements.
  • Additional supporting documents may be required, see additional program requirements for details.
  • Government funded improvements do not qualify for GVEC Rebates.
  • GVEC reserves the right to make changes to the program without notice.
  • Mini split or ductless AC/heating systems to not qualify.
  • Improvement shall require a licensed contractor.
  • Unit shall be an all electric heat pump system with an 18 SEER or greater efficiency rating
  • Auxiliary heating shall be controlled through an outdoor temperature sensor and set at the system’s balance point, preventing unnecessary operation of auxiliary heating.
  • Outdoor thermostat setting set above 35° will require a balance point diagram.
  • Air distribution system (supply, return, plenum, and cabinet closet) shall be sealed or repaired according to manufacturer’s recommended installation practices and current code requirements.
  • System shall be a NEW matching system certified by AHRI. Both condensing unit and air handler/ evaporator coil shall be replaced.
  • Applicable to new or existing homes.
  • Manual J 8th Edition load calculation to be completed showing the sensible load and total BTU gain at Design conditions of: 75° Indoor, 63° Wet Bulb, 97° Outdoor. Equipment sensible not to exceed 15% of the calculated sensible load.
  • Manufacturer’s installation practices and procedures should be followed.
  • State and local codes should be followed.
Supporting Documentation:
  • Manual J 8th Edition Load Calculation showing sensible and total BTU gain at Design conditions of: 75° Indoor, 63° Wet Bulb, 97° Outdoor
  • Balance Point Diagram (if Required)
  • Signed Invoice showing work completed. No estimates accepted.
  • AHRI Certificate
Rebate Amount:
  • $650 per unit
Apply for a Heat Pump AC / Heating Rebate
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If you have questions about our rebate, read below, call a Customer Service Representative at 800.223.4832 or email