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Rochester Public Utilities - Residential Conserve and Save Rebate

Savings Category 
Heat Pumps
Program Info
Expiration Date 


Program Type 
Utility Rebate Program
Rebate Amount 

Clothes Washer: $50
Dehumidifier: $65
Custom measures: contact RPU for consultation
Dishwashers: $25
Refrigerators/Freezers: $25, plus $15 bonus if properly recycled
Room Air Conditioners: $25, plus $15 bonus if properly recycled
Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs: 50% of cost
CFL Light Fixtures: $15
LED Bulbs: $10 - $15
LED Fixtures: $20
Central AC/Ductless Mini Split( Furnace Fan Motors: $50
Air Source Heat Pumps( Geothermal Heat Pumps: $200/ton plus $150 per SEER above base, plus $250 bonus with desuperheater

Rochester Public Utilities

Rochester Public Utilities (RPU) offers incentives to residential customers for installing energy-efficient equipment in participating homes through the Conserve and Save Rebate Program. These incentives are available for a variety of appliances, air conditioners, heat pumps, furnace fan motors and custom measures. All program equipment requirements must be met in order to receive rebates. Applications for measures installed in the previous year must be received by March 31 of the following year. Rebates are available until calendar year program funding is exhausted. Contact RPU for any additional information.

Other Information 

All appliances must be ENERGY STAR rated
Central A/C: Minimum SEER of 14.5
Geothermal Heat Pumps: Minimum EER 17.1, COP 3.6 (Water-to-Air); EER 16.1, COP 3.1 (Water-to-Water)
Air Source Heat Pumps: SEER of 14.5
Furnace Fan Motor: Minimum 92% AFUE