Bangor Hydro Electric Company - Residential and Small Commercial Heat Pump Program (Maine)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Maine
Additional Place applies to Bangor Hydro Electric Company
Name Bangor Hydro Electric 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 billing demand of less than 25 kW
The home or business where the heat pump will be installed is owner-occupied

Program Administrator Bangor Hydro Electric Company

Last DSIRE Review 2013-01-11
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE

Incentive Source DSIRE


Bangor Hydro Electric 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 Bangor Hydro Electric Company for more information or see the program web site to view the online program application.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Customer Service
Department Bangor Hydro Electric Company

Address PO Box 932

Place Bangor, Maine
Zip/Postal Code 04402-0932
Phone 207-990-6969
Phone 2 207-947-2414


  • 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)"