Ductless Mini-Split Heat Pump


Efficient heating systems like ductless heat pumps can save you hundreds of dollars per year, using less energy.

Ductless mini-split heat pumps are a great solution. In addition to saving you money, ductless systems:

  • Give you more comfort (with temperature control over different zones in your house)
  • Don’t require ducts throughout the home 
  • Deliver heating, cooling, and dehumidification

Rebates are available through either:

To find the product that’s right for you, find a contractor through our Efficiency Partner Network.

We offer rebates or financing to products on the Efficiency Nova Scotia Heat Pump Product List.

Ductless mini-split heat pumps incentives are based on a high performance, cold climate specification, including:

  • Single-zone systems must have an HSPF:
    • Region 4 greater than or equal to 11.0
    • Region 5 greater than or equal to 9.565
  • Multi-zone systems must have an HSPF:
    • Region 4 greater than or equal to 10.0
    • Region 5 greater than or equal to 8.696
  • ENERGY STAR® certified (version 5.0)
  • The Coefficient of Performance at -15°C outdoors and 21°C indoors must be greater than or equal to 1.75

Option 1: Green Heat

If you know this is the product you want and plan to install or if have installed this product in the last 90 days, you can apply directly for a Green Heat rebate.

Get started:

  1. Install qualifying equipment
  2. Complete the appropriate Green Heat Application Package
  3. Get your rebate

Option 2: Home Energy Assessment

Get a Home Energy Assessment. Bonus rebates if you bundle upgrades together: the more you do, the more you save!

The service offers:

  • Up to $5000 in rebates or low interest financing
  • Rebates for your whole home: heat pumps, insulation, windows & doors, and more!
  • An in-house visit with an energy efficiency professional
  • Customized recommendations that help you prioritize upgrades and maximize energy savings

Get started:

  1. Book an assessment through one of our partners Important: you must get pre-approval before purchasing
  2. Install your equipment (within 12 months)
  3. Get your rebate: Booking a follow-up visit with one of our partners

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