Ground Source Heat Pumps


Efficient heat pump systems can save you thousands per year, using up to 60% less energy.

Although Nova Scotia experiences vast temperature changes from summer to winter, a few feet below the earth’s surface remains at a fairly constant temperature. A ground-source heat pump uses this constancy to your advantage: as a source of heat in the winter, and a source of cooling in the summer. Good for your wallet, good for the environment.

Rebates or low interest financing are available through either:

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

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 and you are primarily electrically heated, 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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