In the shoulder months they take the heat energy that is present in the air or in the earth and simply move it indoors. In the summer, they work in reverse, moving the warm air out of your home, keeping it cool and comfortable all summer long.
Air Source Heat Pumps (ASHP)
Air source heat pumps work by transferring heat from outdoor air into you home. They are up to 300 percent efficient down to an outdoor air temperature of 26 degrees Fahrenheit, offering an alternative for your spring and fall heating.
Ducted Air Source Heat Pump Rebates *
≥ 8.2 HSPF* $500 rebate
≥ 9.0 HSPF* $700 rebate
*To qualify for a ducted ASHP rebate, your installer must be a qualified installer.
Ductless Air Source Heat Pump Rebates
≥ 8.2 HSPF** $300 rebate
** Must be Energy Star Rated
Ground Source Heat Pumps (GSHP)
Ground source heat pumps circulate a water-based solution through pipes buried underground to heat or cool your home. A ground source heat pump can completely replace your furnace and air conditioner.
Ground Source Heat Pump Rebate
$400 per ton for installing an Energy Star-rated Ground Source Heat Pump.