Important! Updated February 13, 2017. Rocky Mountain Power’s planned changes to the incentives and equipment qualifications associated with our energy efficiency program became effective March 30, 2017. Changes include additional qualified products for heat pump water heaters, the retirement of CFL bulbs and fixtures and the return of the wattsmart Starter Kit program. These changes affect purchases made or work completed on or after March 30, 2017. For questions, please email hes@rockymountainpower.net.

Important! Updated April 7, 2017. Rocky Mountain Power’s planned changes to the incentives and equipment qualifications associated with our energy efficiency program will become effective May 22, 2017. Changes include the retirement of CFL bulbs and fixtures. These changes affect purchases made on or after May 22, 2017. For questions, please email hes@rockymountainpower.net.

Central Air Conditioners

energy efficient central air conditioner unit outside of home

Get up to $300 cash back

Effective April 17, 2017, the incentives for central air conditioners have changed. For purchases and/or work completed on or after April 17, 2017, please click the "learn more" button.

Get ready for summer savings

Did you know as much as half of the energy used in your home goes to cooling and heating? Lower your cooling costs and save big with wattsmart energy upgrades for your home. wattsmart Homes Heating and Cooling Instant Incentives make it easy for you to invest in new equipment and help offset the cost to upgrade to high-efficiency.

Cool Keeper

If you live along the Wasatch Front, consider enrolling in our Cool Keeper program to ease demand for electricity during the summer. Cool Keeper is a wireless device that connects to your central air conditioning unit. On select weekdays in the summer, it automatically coordinates your air conditioner with participating customers in your neighborhood to manage electricity demand. Installation is free and you earn a bill credit for taking part.

Qualifications & Incentives

For all purchases and/or work completed on or before April 16, 2017, applications will be accepted if postmarked within 180 days of purchase date. For questions or more information, please email hes@rockymountainpower.net.

Equipment Purchases and Services

Customer Incentive

Central air conditioner tier 1
(Min SEER 15)
$125/ unit
Central air conditioner tier 2
(Min SEER 17)
$200/ unit
Central air conditioner tier 3
(Min SEER 20)
$300/ unit

Ensure the home qualifies:

  • Must be an existing home, not new construction
  • Work completed must comply with all building codes and standards

How to get incentives

  • Between April 17 and June 16, 2017 residential customers who purchase qualifying Central AC equipment from contractors or distributors should submit a post-purchase application. Find the correct application based on the equipment purchase date below.
  • Qualifying equipment purchased on or after June 17, 2017 will be paid through the instant incentive process at the point-of-purchase.

Incentives are associated with the December 1, 2016 tariff filing approved by the Utah Public Service Commission. All incentives are subject to change with 45 days notice. Additional terms and conditions may apply.

Customer Eligibility

Instant incentives will be passed through at the point-of-purchase to contractors or customers purchasing equipment from participating distributors. Customers will be asked to provide their service address and their email address to verify eligibility. To be eligible, the equipment installation address must receive electricity from Rocky Mountain Power on rate schedules 1, 2, or 3.