Heat Pump Rebate

Halifax EMC offers its members a rebate for the installation of an energy-efficient heat pump:

  • As a replacement for a non-repairable heat pump
  • As a changeout from a gas/oil unit or an electric furnace
  • In a new construction/manufactured home


The following requirements must be met to receive a heat pump rebate:

  • The unit must have a SEER (Seasonal Energy Efficiency Ratio) rating of 15 or greater
  • Documentation of model number, serial number, SEER rating, and HSPF (heating season performance factor) must be provided


Rebates are tiered at the following levels:

  • $150 for a 15 SEER air source unit
  • $250 for a 16 SEER (or higher) air source unit
  • $400 for a geothermal (water source) heat pump

A rebate of up to a maximum of $500 will be given to a member who replaces or changes out an old heating system for an energy-efficient heat pump in his/her residence or business.

Programmable Thermostat

  • An additional $50 for the installation of a programmable thermostat with the installation of a new energy-efficient heat pump that meets the above requirements

Heat Pump Rebate Form

Complete the Heat Pump Rebate Form (PDF) to apply. Complete the form and mail to:

Butch Vogel
Halifax EMC Rebate Program
P O Box 667
Enfield NC 27823-0667

Please attach a copy of the Certificate of Product Ratings to the rebate form. You may get a copy of this certificate from your heat pump dealer.

How to Apply for the Rebate

To apply for a rebate on an electric water heater or heat pump:

  • Purchase an electric water heater or heat pump from any commercial dealer
  • Have the unit installed
  • Contact Butch Vogel (252) 445-5113 ext. 2009