Electric Equipment Rebates

Dubois REC has an incentive program for members installing energy efficient equipment in new or existing homes. Substantial rebates are now available for electric water heaters, air-to-air heat pumps and geothermal heat pumps. Download the rebate request form (PDF). Print off the form, complete the requested information, sign it and return it to Dubois REC with the necessary documentation.

Please also download and read the Terms and Conditions of the program.

A short summary of the 2019 programs is listed below, but you will need to download the rebate request form to get all the details and conditions for each rebate.

Deadline for 2019 Rebates is December 15, 2019. 
Rebates are for permanent residences only, which are occupied year-round (12 months).


HVAC Rebates

Air Source Heat Pump, Dual Fuel, Mini-split Heat Pump

Incentives are available for residential single-family homes, including condominiums. Residential heating/cooling incentives are limited to two per primary residence. (Multi-family incentives are administered through a separate, commercial/industrial program since equipment is purchased and owned by the building owner.)

Several of the details and requirements of our program have changed, so be sure to check with us before purchasing your equipment.

Residential rebate options include:
$750 (dual/variable/multi-speed compressor)

  • Air-Source Heat Pump
  • Dual fuel Heat pump
  • Ductless mini split heat pump

$800 (single-speed compressor)

  • Heat pump replacing electric heating

$1,500 (dual/variable/multi-speed compressor)

  • Heat pump replacing electric heating


Geothermal Heat Pump

  • Geothermal incentive: $1,500 rebate
    • Incentive requires a desuperheater or “hot water assist” for new installation geothermal systems when an electric resistance water heater is utilized

Home Upgrades

Water Heating

  • $500 Rebate (must be Heat Pump or Hybrid water heaters (all in one units)
  • Minimum 40 gallon size
  • Installed in a new construction, or replacing gas or electric water heater


Lighting - CFL and LED bulbs

  • Online store with free shipping
  • Minimum purchase of 6 lamps is required
  • Instant rebate is applied to purchase