ground source heat pumps

Get up to $2,500 cash back

Get up to $2,500 cash back

How to apply

Step 1

Prior to starting a project, find a program-eligible HVAC contractor.

Step 2

Review the incentive qualifications and list of required documents with your contractor and apply within 180 days of project completion.

Step 3

Receive your check. Incentive checks are issued within 14 business days after we review and approve your incentive application.
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Heating and cooling at its most efficient

Install a qualified ground source heat pump and earn cash back, plus year-round savings on your energy bills. Ground source heat pumps (sometimes referred to as geothermal heat pumps) are among the most efficient HVAC technologies available. They rely on the consistent temperatures of the ground to provide extremely efficient heating and cooling to the home.

Qualifications and incentives

Equipment purchases and servicesCustomer incentive
Ground source heat pump conversion$2,500

Ensure home qualifies:

  • Must be existing single family or manufactured home, not new construction.
  • Gas, oil, wood heating, pellet stoves, and propane system conversions do not qualify.

Requirements for ground source heat pump conversion:

  • Ground source heat pump must be new, ENERGY STAR® rated and listed on the Qualified Products List at the time of installation.
  • Previous primary heat source must have been a permanently installed electric resistance heating system (e.g. electric baseboard, electric furnace, or electric ceiling/wall heat).
  • Work must be completed by either a Program-Eligible or Qualified Contractor
  • Ground source heat pump must be installed according to specifications outlined in the Utah Technical Specifications Manual

Additional program rules:

  • Submit all documents so they are received within 180 days of the qualifying service completion date.

Required documents for application submission:

*Applicable only to businesses and non-individual customers, including landlords, applying for incentives.
Incentives are associated with the most recent tariff filing approved by the Utah Utilities and Transportation Commission. All incentives are subject to change with 45 days' notice. Additional terms and conditions apply.

Customer eligibility

Residential electric customers residing in the state of Utah who purchase their electricity from Rocky Mountain Power on rate schedules 1, 2, or 3 qualify. Landlords who own rental properties served by the company in the state of Utah where the tenant is billed on rate schedules 1, 2 or 3 also qualify for this program. You can locate your rate schedule on your bill or by calling 1-888-221-7070. Incentive checks are only issued in the name of the Rocky Mountain Power account holder.

Application details

Prior to starting a project, find a contractor using the Utah Qualified Contractors list. Note that select incentives must be completed by a Qualified Contractor. Review the incentive qualifications with your contractor to determine eligibility requirements and review the list of required documents to submit for an incentive.
Incentive application and required documents must be submitted within 180 days of the purchase or completed installation. Incentive checks are issued within 14 business days after we review and approve your incentive application. Incentives are not to exceed the purchase price of the equipment or service. Equipment and service work may be inspected for compliance. Incentives are subject to tariff approval and may change with 45 days notice. Additional terms and conditions may apply.
Visit our Frequently Asked Questions page for questions regarding contractors or how to receive your incentive.

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