Maine Public Service Company - Residential and Small Commercial Heat Pump Program (Maine)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Maine
Additional Place applies to Maine Public Service Company
Name Maine Public Service Company - Residential and Small Commercial Heat Pump Program (Maine)
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Commercial, Residential
Eligible Technologies Heat pumps
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Mini-Split Heat Pumps: $600; plus 7.75% financing if necessary

Equipment Requirements HSPF 10 or greater

Installation Requirements Contractor must be a registered installer

Commercial customers must have a billing demand of less than 25 KW
The home or business where the heat pump will be installed is owner-occupied


Incentive Source DSIRE


The Public Service Company offers a two-tiered incentive program for residential and small commercial customers. Mini-Split Heat Pumps are eligible for a rebate of $600, as well as a loan to cover the initial cost of the heat pump purchase. Financing is offered at 7.75% APR, for up to five years for approved customers. Bangor Hydro or Maine Public Service residential or small commercial customer in good standing may participate. Participating homes and business must use oil, propane, electric resistance heat or kerosene as the primary heat source and spend at least $1,400 on heat annually. The estimated energy savings associated with a new heat pump must cover the cost of the equipment, installation and loan (optional) over five years. Contact Maine Public Service Company for more information or see the program web site to view the online program application.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Custsomer Service
Division Maine Public Service Company
Address 110 Carmichael Street
Place Presque Isle, Maine
Zip/Postal Code 04769
Phone 207-760-2300
Phone 2 877-655-4448


  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


  1.  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"