Water Heater Rebate

Halifax EMC will rebate to its members $50 for an electric water heater installed in their home:

  • As a replacement for a non-repairable electric water heater
  • As an installation in new construction, when installed with a new heat pump
  • As a changeout from a gas or oil unit

Requirements

To receive a rebate on a new electric water heater, the unit must meet the following requirements:

  • A minimum of a 40-gallon insulated storage tank
  • Two heating elements with the following specifications:
    • 40-49 gallons – 4500 watts each
    • 50-119 gallons – 5500 watts each
    • 120 gallon or larger – Special Approval

Heat Pump Water Heater

Halifax EMC will rebate to its members $250 for a heat pump water heater installed in their home.

To receive a rebate on an Energy Star electric heat pump water heater, the unit must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be placed in the primary residence; vacation homes and rentals do not qualify
  • The unit must replace an existing water heater
  • A minimum of 50-gallon tank is required and the unit must have an energy factor >/=2.0
  • Member must submit rebate form and copy of sales receipt within 90 days of purchase

Water Heater Rebate Form

Complete the Water Heater Rebate Form (PDF) to apply. Complete the form, attach a copy of your purchase receipt, and mail to:

Julia Allsbrook
Halifax EMC Rebate Program
P O Box 667
Enfield NC 27823-0667

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 Julia Allsbrook (252) 445-5113 ext. 2034