How to get rebates on a smart thermostat

Learn how to save up to $125 on smart thermostats from Ecobee, Nest, Honeywell and others

— by The Solar Nerd — About a 25 minute read.

Did you know that many utility companies give substantial rebates when you purchase a Wi-Fi enabled smart thermostat? They do this because smart thermostats help reduce energy loads, and dealing with peak power demands is one of the most difficult technical challenges for a utility. Reducing demand through improved efficiency is the easiest and most economical way to deal with this challenge, and it can help the utilities delay or avoid costly infrastructure upgrades.

Looking for rebates from your utility?

Keep reading - we list current rebates for utilities in every state below.

For you the customer, a smart thermostat can save you money and have no noticeable impact on your comfort. For example, in the summer, high air conditioning usage typically means that peak electricity load on the grid happens during the day while people are at work and homes are unoccupied. A smart thermostat can be programmed to reduce your air conditioner usage on a schedule, or it can even do it automatically by sensing that the house is unoccupied. No impact on your comfort, you save money, and the utility company benefits too.

Smart thermostats like those from Nest and Ecobee make it easy to set your home’s temperature according to your schedule from the device or your smartphone. Or, they can even automatically detect when you’re out of the house either via occupancy sensors or geofencing technology that uses your smartphone’s location to know when you leave your house and you’re on your way back home.

So, with discounts of up to $125 from your local utility, you’d be saving half the upfront cost of a typical smart thermostat, and you continue to save money on your heating and cooling bills. On top of that, some utilities offer demand management programs that actually pay you money. More about that below.

However, finding those rebates isn’t always easy. In fact, we’ve found that the federal government’s Energy Star website is out of date when it comes to providing current information about what’s available. Because of that, we’ve compiled a list of rebates from the major utility companies around the country. Just click on your state to find smart thermostat rebates near you.

How to apply for a rebate

Be sure to read the details for each utility program, but in general, the programs work like this:

  1. Check the list of qualifying thermostats. Some programs give discounts for both programmable (non-smart) and smart Wifi thermostats, though generally the rebate for smart thermostats is higher.
  2. Purchase the thermostat and keep the receipt. Most utilities allow you to purchase it anywhere, but a few require you to use their online store. Again, check below for details.
  3. Fill out the rebate form and wait for the rebate. Sometimes the rebate will come as a check in the mail, a rebate on your bill, while other utilities give you an online gift card.

Save even more money by joining a demand response program

You can save even more money if your utility offers a demand response program. With these programs, you volunteer to let your utility make minor temperature adjustments to your connected thermostat for a limited number of times a year. The temperature adjustments are small: usually just one or two degrees, and these programs always have a cap on either the frequency or duration of these adjustments.

In exchange, the utility will pay you a small fee every year — often around $50 — and typically an enrollment incentive as well. If your utility also gave you a thermostat rebate, your smart thermostat can basically be free after a year, and continue to earn you money after that. That’s a huge win.

Note that some demand management programs don’t use your smart thermostat, but instead use a specialized device that they install. We also list these programs below, and indicate whether the program uses your thermostat or their device.

But letting my utility adjust my thermostat seems a little creepy!

That is an understandable reaction. One of the common concerns with the proliferation Internet of Things (IoT) devices is the security implication of having internet-connected devices in your home. Hacks have occurred, including one case with a home security webcam that ironically was completely insecure, allowing hackers to peer into users’ homes.

In most of these cases, these hacks took advantage of device connections that were either completely open to the internet, allowed access with default passwords, or used internet connections without encryption.

We feel comfortable recommending both ecobee and Nest thermostats for the following reasons:

  • They use internet connections over encrypted HTTPS.
  • Internet access to the device occurs via a defined programming interface, which limits the scope of what a remote user can control.
  • The hardware is limited in capability (eg. there’s no camera to be hacked).
  • You must explicitly grant access to the utility company, and can revoke that access at any time.
  • You can always override the utility when they modify your thermostat’s temperature setting.
  • Both ecobee and Nest upgrade your thermostat’s built-in software automatically so that you get security patches and new software features without you having to do anything.

What is the user experience like?

When you are participating in an energy savings event, your thermostat will display a little message, making it clear what is happening, and giving you the choice to override the temperature setting - although doing so will reduce the rebate that you receive.

A couple degree change might not even be noticeable, and a lot of peak energy events happen during the day, when you may be outside of the house at work anyway. So, if a program is available in your area, we recommend that you give it a try. It’ll earn you a little money, you’ll help the environment, and you can always opt-out of the program later if you don’t like the experience of it.

Why do utilities do this?

Electric utilities have to keep the power flowing without interruption under a wide range of conditions, from a mild spring day when it’s a perfect 70° outside, to searing hot summer days when everybody’s air conditioners are running at full blast. To be able to continue to provide power when large peaks in demand occur, utilities maintain peaking power plants on standby. These fossil fuel power plants may run only a few days a year, and tend to be older, less efficient, and more polluting. Maintaining these dirty power plants is expensive, so it is more economical if utilities can respond to those events by reducing demand instead of increasing electricity production. That reduces costs for both the company and the consumer.

If you’re ever curious what this looks like from the point of view of a utility company, NYISO (which manages the power grid for the state of New York) has a real-time dashboard of their operations. Try viewing it on a hot summer day to see what the electric grid looks like behind the scenes when everybody on your street is cranking their air conditioner to try to stay comfortable.

Sounds good. How do I learn more about demand response programs?

We list them below for the major utilities across the country. We list if the utility has a rebate program, a demand response program, or both.

Each utility provides rebates for different thermostats, including some more obscure brands and models. You can refer to your utility’s program page for a complete list of supported thermostats, but we recommend sticking with this list of brands and models. These products tend to have better features, a built-in occupancy sensor and/or included remote sensors, are more mature (having gone through a few product versions), and have more capable smart phone apps.

Several of the utilities listed here require that your thermostat has an occupancy sensor in order to qualify for the rebate. What the sensor does is detect if nobody is in a room for an extended period of time, and allows the thermostat (if programmed to do so) to adjust the temperature to reduce your heating or cooling, even if your default schedule normally indicates that you would be home. The Nest and Ecobee models listed here either include remote sensors out of the box or allow you to add them on later. You can place these in important rooms in your house so that the thermostat can either take the average temperature among them, or use only some sensors at certain times of day - for example, using only a bedroom sensor at night. This allows you to really fine tune your heating and cooling to maximize savings.

It’s worth noting that the ecobee3 lite, the most basic of the ecobee models, does not have an occupancy sensor, so it is not included in this recommended list.

Before you purchase a smart thermostat, you should check that it is compatible with the wiring in your house. This is especially true if you have an older heating or cooling system. Both the ecobee and Nest models can deal with systems that do not have a c-wire, but if you have only two wires, you will need a workaround. Use the compatibility checkers below before you purchase:

ecobee wiring compatibility checker

Nest wiring compatibility checker

And here’s the recommended list:

Other thermostats

For completeness, we include a list of other smart and programmable thermostats on the market, many of which are qualifying devices for utility rebates. Click on each for latest pricing.

California rebates

City of Anaheim

City of Anaheim public utilities offers a $50 rebate on ENERGY STAR®-certified smart thermostats. The rebate application must be received within one year of purchase. To apply, mail in a copy of your receipt and the completed form.

Open rebate form

Are you a SoCalGas customer? SoCalGas customers can get a $75 rebate.

City of Glendale

The City of Glendale offers $100 back on ENERGY STAR®-certified smart thermostats. Have your account number and a copy of your receipt handy, and use the link below to apply online.

Apply online

City of Riverside

Riverside public utilities offers a $50 rebate on Wi-Fi smart thermostats. The rebate application must be received within 90 days of purchase. To apply, mail in a copy of your receipt and the completed form below.

Open rebate form

Los Angeles Department of Water & Power

LADWP offers two levels of rebate: $50 off for regular Wifi thermostats (such as the Honeywell Wifi 7-day programmable), and $75 off for more advanced devices (such as the Honeywell Lyric).

The best way to apply is to do it online, and then you'll get your rebate as a virtual gift card by email.

You will need the model number of your thermostat to complete the online application. For your convenience, we've listed the model numbers below for our recommended smart thermostats.

Note: The model numbers correspond to the product links above. If you purchase it elsewhere, be sure to check the product packaging for the correct model number.

ThermostatModel #
ecobee3 liteEB-STATE3LT-02
ecobee3EB-STATE3-02
ecobee4 (with Alexa)EB-STATE4-01
Honeywell LyricHoneywell Lyric
Nest Learning Thermostat, 3rd generationT3007ES
Nest Thermostat ET4000ES

Refer to the LADWP website for more details.

Apply here

Pacific Gas & Electric Co.

PG&E customers get $50 off a qualifying ENERGY STAR® smart thermostat. The residence must have a central heating and/or air-conditioning (HVAC) system. The smart thermostat must be new and replace an existing manual or programmable thermostat.

The thermostats below are included. See links above for latest pricing.

  • Nest Learning Thermostat, 3rd generation
  • Nest Thermostat E
  • ecobee3 lite
  • ecobee3
  • ecobee4
  • Honeywell Home T5+
  • Honeywell Lyric T5
  • Honeywell Lyric T6 Pro
  • Honeywell Lyric Round
  • Honeywell 7 Day Wi-Fi Programmable Touchscreen Thermostat
  • Honeywell Vision PRO 8000
  • Honeywell Wi-Fi 9000
  • The Simple Thermostat
  • Venstar T7900 Colortouch
  • Venstar T2000 Thermostat
  • Carrier Cor 7-Day Programmable Wi-Fi Thermostat
  • Lux Products 7-Day Programmable Wi-Fi Thermostat
  • LUX Kono

You can apply for the rebate online. You will need proof of purchase, the installing contractor's name and license number (if you used one for the installations), and the your Service Agreement ID from a recent bill.

Apply here

Sacramento Municipal Utilility District

SMUD offers a $50 rebate on ENERGY STAR®-certified smart thermostats purchased anywhere, or you can get a $50 instant rebate by purchasing online through the SMUD store.

Apply here

San Diego Gas & Electric Co

SDGE offers $75 off for smart thermostats that are connected to a natural gas furnace or central air conditioner. The thermostat MUST have an occupancy sensor to qualify. (All of our recommended thermostats include occupancy sensors.) This rebate program ends December 31, 2019 or when the program funds run out - whichever comes first.

Important note: the ecobee3 lite is not a qualifying product for this rebate. Choose instead the ecobee3 or ecobee4.

Apply here

Demand management program

The SDGE AC Saver "Summer Saver" program actually does not use your smart thermostat to manage demand, but a specialized device that they install. Depending on the program you choose, you can earn up to $108 per year, which is pretty significant.

Southern California Edison and SoCalGas

If you are a Southern California Edison customer, you can receive a $50 rebate off a smart thermostat. If you are a customer of both Southern California Edison and SoCalGas, you can get $75 back.

The following popular models are included. (Click through to the rebate form for a complete list.)

SCE-only customers apply here

SCE and SoCalGas customers apply here

Demand response program

The SCE Smart Energy Program pays you $75 when you enroll, and up to $40 per year. Events can be called anytime throughout the year between 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. for a minimum of one hour and up to four hours, per day, on non-holiday weekdays. Multiple events per day can be called but cannot exceed a maximum of four hours per day.

Florida programs

Florida Power and Light

FPL does not offer a thermostat rebate program at this time.

Demand management program

The Residential On Call program can earn you up to $137 per year by controlling your central A/C, central heater, electric water heater, or pool pump. This program uses a specialized device installed by FPL.

Lakeland Electric

Lakeland Electric offers $50 off an Energy Star Wi-Fi programmable thermostat.

Lakeland Electric thermostat rebate form

Idaho rebates

Idaho Power

Idaho Power offers a $75 rebate for a qualifying smart thermostat. The models in our recommended list are all included. Here's the full list. Requirements:

  • The home can be a primary residence, second home, or rental, but it must be a single family home.
  • Thermostat must be installed by a licensed contractor.
  • The home is heated with electric resistance forced-air heat or a heat pump.
  • Must be installed by November 29, 2019

Have your invoice and account number handy. Use one of the links below to apply.

Print the form

Apply online

Avista

Avista offers a $75 rebate on smart thermostats that are installed by a contractor, or $60 for one that is installed by the homeowner. According to Avista, any thermostat that is Wi-Fi connected and includes a smartphone application qualifies for the rebate. We recommend sticking with one of the devices on our list.

The rebate is available for single family homes up to a fourplex. Primary residences qualify, but second homes do not. Condos are not eligible. Rebates must be submitted within 90 days.

Have your account number and receipt handy. When you're ready, use one of the links below to apply for your rebate online, or print the form and mail it in.

Print the form

Apply online

Rocky Mountain Power

Rocky Mountain Power gives a $100 smart thermostat rebate for customers with electrically heated homes, and $50 off homes with central air conditioning. Whether the home uses electric heating or cooling, the system must service at least 80% of the home's living space.

The thermostat must be Wi-Fi enabled and have an occupancy sensor feature. Any of the devices on our recommended list will qualify.

Have your account number and receipt handy. When you're ready, use one of the links below to apply for your rebate online, or print the form and mail it in.

Print the form

Apply online

Illinois rebates

Ameren

Ameren Illinois offers $100 when you replace a manual or non-smart programmable thermostat with a qualifying smart thermostat. All of the devices in our recommended list qualify. You can also view the complete list here.

The thermostat must be installed in 2019. You will need your Ameren account number and your thermostat receipt. When you're ready, apply online or use the printable form for your rebate.

Print the form

Apply online

Commonwealth Edison (ComEd)

ComEd offers a $100 rebate on ENERGY STAR-certified smart thermostats. The thermostats in our recommended list are all included.

Be sure to apply for your rebate within 60 days of the install, or by February 28, 2020 - whichever comes first.

Important: the thermostat must be purchased in Illinois, or you have to show that you paid the Illinois sales tax with the purchase. Read all the requirements here.

Once you have all the documentation (your receipt and account number) you can apply online or mail in the form.

Print the form

Apply online

MidAmerican Energy

MidAmerican offers $25 off programmable thermostats, including smart thermostats. The device must let you program at least two temperature setbacks. Any 7-day programmable or smart thermostat from a major manufacturer will have this capability, including those on our recommended list.

The thermostat must be installed during 2019. Once you have your account number and receipt ready, fill in the form below and mail it in to get your rebate.

Print the form

Indiana rebates

IPL

Indianapolis Power and Light offers $50 off ENERGY STAR Wi-Fi thermostats, including those in our recommended list. You can apply for you rebate online with the link below.

Apply online

Demand management program

You can actually get a free Nest Thermostat E by signing up for the CoolCents program. You can also participate if you have an existing smart thermostat.

Vectren

Vectren offers $50 back on a Wi-Fi thermostat, or $75 off a smart thermostat, such as those in our recommended list.

The thermostat must be purchased and installed in 2019. Have your account number and receipt ready, then apply online or print and mail in the rebate form below.

Apply online

Print the form

Massachusetts rebates

Massachusetts Electric

Natural gas and electric customers of Masschusetts Electric/National Grid get $25 rebates on programmable thermostats, and $100 on smart thermostats. All of the recommended thermostats in our list qualify for the full $100 rebate.

Your thermostat must be purchased and installed between January 1, 2019 and December 31, 2019 to qualify.

To apply, have your receipt and account number handy, then mail in the completed form below or use the online form. You'll get your rebate as a prepaid Visa card.

Print the form

Apply online

NSTAR (Eversource Energy)

NSTAR offers a massive rebate of $125 off smart thermostats from ecobee, Honeywell, and Simple.

They also offer $100 off smart thermostats from other manufacturers (such as Nest) and $25 off 7-day programmable thermostats.

Your thermostat must be purchased and installed between January 1, 2019 and December 31, 2019 to qualify.

To apply, have your receipt and account number handy, then mail in the completed form below or use the online form. You'll get your rebate as a prepaid Visa card.

Print the form

Apply online

Michigan rebates

Consumers Energy

Consumers Energy natural gas customers can earn a $50 rebate on Wi-Fi thermostats. If you are both an electric and natural gas customer, the rebate is $100.

Rebates are available for thermostats purchased in 2019. Be sure to submit your rebate application within 30 days of purchase to qualify. Have your Consumers Energy account number and your receipt handy, then apply online or mail in the rebate form.

Print the form

Apply online

Demand management program

The AC Peak Cycling program uses a specialized device that is installed outside your house. For every year that you participate, you can earn $32.

DTE Energy

DTE Energy offers a $50 rebate on a smart thermostat purchase for customers with a central air conditioner, who use electricity as the primary heating source (electric resistance or heat pump), or natural gas customers who use natural gas as the primary heating source.

Have your DTE Energy account number and receipt handy. When you're ready, use one of the links below to apply for your rebate online, or print the form and mail it in.

Print the form

Apply online

Montana rebate

Montana-Dakota Utilities offers a $15 rebate for programmable thermostats with at least 4 configurable setbacks, and $60 back for a Wi-Fi thermostat that is connected to a natural gas furnace.

Get a copy of your receipt and send it in with the form below within 90 days of installation in order to qualify.

Print the form

New York rebates

Consolidated Edison

Con Ed gives $50 rebate on ENERGY STAR thermostats. Choose one from our recommended list or purchase through their online store.

If you purchased it outside of their online store, have your receipt and electric bill account number handy, then use the link below to apply for your rebate online.

Apply here

Demand management program

Con Ed offers an $85 rebate when you enroll in their demand management program. At the moment, Nest and Honeywell thermostats are supported. Click here to learn more.

National Grid

National Grid does not currently offer thermostat rebates.

Demand management programs

National Grid has two smart thermostat demand management programs: ConnectedSolutions for ecobee, Honeywell, Nest, Lux and more, and Nest Rush Hour Rewards for Nest users.

ConnectedSolutions will pay a $30 incentive upon enrollment, and $20 every year that you participate fully. The Nest program also pays $30 upfront, and $20 every year.

NYSEG

New York State Electric and Gas offers $25 back on qualifying smart thermostats.

Mail a copy of your receipt with the completed form below to receive your rebate by mail.

Print the form

Rochester Gas & Electric Corp

RG&E offers $25 back on qualifying smart thermostats.

Mail a copy of your receipt with the completed form below to receive your rebate by mail.

Print the form

Orange & Rockland

Orange & Rockland offers a $15 rebate on installed smart thermostats that control either a central air conditioner or an air source heat pump.

Have your account number and receipt ready, then use the link below to apply for your rebate online.

Apply online

Ohio rebates

AEP Ohio

American Electric Power offers a $25 smart thermostat rebate for gas heated homes, and $75 off for electrically heated (electric resistance or heat pump) homes.

The thermostat must be ENERGY STAR qualified, such as the ones in our recommended list. The purchase must be dated between 12/16/2018 and 12/15/2019.

Once you're ready, you can apply for your rebate online with the link below.

Apply online

Dayton Power & Light

DP&L gives a $50 rebate on ENERGY STAR smart thermostats purchased in 2019. Be sure to apply for your rebate within 30 days of the purchase in order to qualify.

Have a copy of your receipt and your account number handy, then apply online or mail in the form below.

Print the form

Apply online

Oregon rebates

Oregon is a little different from other states in that the smart thermostat rebate program is administered by a single entity: EnergyTrust of Oregon. If you heat your home with electricity or natural gas and are a customer of Portland General Electric, Pacific Power, NW Natural, Cascade Natural Gas or Avista, you can qualify for a $50 rebate.

There is a short list of qualifying models. Be sure to apply within 60 days of purchase to qualify. Once you have a copy of your receipt and your account number, use the link below to apply.

Apply online

Demand management programs

Portland General Electric has a Smart Thermostat Program that pays up to $50 per year for customers with central air conditioning, an electric heat pump or electric furnace. The program works with ecobee, Nest, and Honeywell thermostats.

Pennsylvania rebates

In Pennsylvania, if you are a customer of Met-Ed, Penelec, Penn Power, or West Penn Power, you can get a rebate of $25 for the purchase of a programmable or smart thermostat that replaces a non-programmable thermostat.

The rebate must be submitted within 180 days of purchase and postmarked by June 7, 2021.

When you have a copy of your receipt and customer account number ready, print out the form below and mail it in. You should receive your rebate within 90 days.

Print the form

Rhode Island rebates

National Grid Rhode Island offers a $25 rebate on programmable thermostats, and $75 back on Wi-Fi (smart) thermostats. Purchase must be made between January 1, 2019 and December 31, 2019.

The rebate must be submitted within 180 days of purchase and postmarked by June 7, 2021.

When you have a copy of your receipt and customer account number ready, print out the form below and mail it in, or apply online. Your rebate will be sent as a Visa prepaid card.

Print the form

Apply online

Texas rebates and demand management programs

Atmos Energy

Atmos Energy gives $75 back on Energy Star smart thermostats that are connected to a natural gas furnace. Limit one per household. Equipment must be purchased and installed between July 1, 2019, and June 30, 2020.

To apply, have a copy of your receipt handy and use the link below to apply online or by mail:

Atmos Energy rebate application

Austin Energy

The Austin Energy Power Partner Thermostats offers a $25 rebate for each Wi-Fi thermostat that you install. Qualifying models include our recommended Ecobee and Nest models.

You can apply for your rebate online with the link below.

Apply online

Demand management program

Austin Energy has a demand management program called Smart Energy Savings that pays $85 when you enroll. During an energy savings event, your thermostat may be adjusted between 2 to 4 degrees, up to 25 summer days between June and September. You can manually opt out of an event any time.

To enroll, visit this page scroll down to the Approved Wi-Fi-Enabled Thermostats

CenterPoint Energy

CenterPoint energy offers three tiers of rebates on programmable thermostats: $10 back on a basic programmable thermostat, $25 back on a Wi-Fi thermostat, and $50 back on a learning Wi-Fi thermostat like our recommended Ecobee and Nest models.

Rebate applications for equipment installed in 2019 must be submitted by Dec. 31, 2019. To apply, have a copy of your invoice and use the links below.

Apply online

Print the form

City of San Antonio

The City of San Antonio actually offers a free Honeywell thermostat if you participate in their demand management program. While the program doesn’t appear to offer an annual rebate, it does give you a smart thermostat for free.

San Antonio Smart Thermostat proogram

Reliant Energy

Reliant Energy’s Degrees of Difference program pays you $5 for each month from May to October that you are enrolled, which means that you can get up to $30 back every year that you fully participate. The program works with Nest thermostats only.

SWEPCO

SWEPCO customers can get $100 back on Energy Star-certified smart thermostats.

To qualify, the thermostat must be a Wi-Fi enabled smart thermostat with an occupancy sensor. This includes any of the recommended thermostats on our recommended list.

Households can apply for up to two rebates. Submit your rebate application within 30 days of installation.

Read more about the rebate here, and then use the link below to apply online.

Apply online

Xcel Energy

Xcel Energy offers the Saver’s Switch program to residents of Amarillo only. With it, you can earn $50 per year.

Virginia Rebates

Appalachian Power

Demand management program

Appalachian Power offers the Bring Your Own Thermostat program, which pays a $50 enrollment incentive and $25 each year that you participate.

Danville Utilities

Danville offers $75 back on a Wi-Fi smart thermostat. Take a photo of your installed device, get a copy of your receipt, and mail it in with the form below within 90 days of purchase to apply.

Print the form

Washington rebates

Avista

Avista offers a $75 rebate on smart thermostats that are installed by a contractor, or $60 for one that is installed by the homeowner. According to Avista, any thermostat that is Wi-Fi connected and includes a smartphone application qualifies for the rebate. We recommend sticking with one of the devices on our list.

The rebate is available for single family homes up to a fourplex. Primary residences qualify, but second homes do not. Condos are not eligible. Rebates must be submitted within 90 days.

Have your account number and receipt handy. When you're ready, use one of the links below to apply for your rebate online, or print the form and mail it in.

Print the form

Apply online

Clark Public Utilities

Clark PUD customers with an electric furnace or heat pump are eligible for a $50 smart thermostat rebate.

Qualified thermostats include those in our recommended list.

Have your account number and thermostat receipt handy. When you’re ready to apply, mail in the rebate form below.

Print the form

PUD 1 of Snohomish County

PUD customers with an electric forced air furnace or ducted heat pump used to heat a single family or manufactured home are eligible for a $75 smart thermostat rebate.

Qualified thermostats include those in our recommended list. Apply within 90 days of purchase to qualify.

Have your PUD account number and thermostat receipt handy. When you’re ready to apply, mail in the rebate form below or apply online.

Print the form

Apply online

Puget Sound Energy

PSE offers a $75 rebate to single-family residential customers with electric heat or natural gas heat provided by PSE.

The thermostat must be a Wi-Fi connected, ENERGY STAR model that is installed by December 31, 2019. Apply within 30 days of purchase to qualify.

Once you're ready, you can apply for your rebate online with the link below.

Apply online

Rocky Mountain Power

Rocky Mountain Power gives a $50 smart thermostat rebate for Washington customers with an electric forced air furnace or ducted heat pump. Note: the rebate is not available if you received a wattsmart incentive for a new heat pump install or upgrade within the past 5 years.

The thermostat must be Wi-Fi enabled and have an occupancy sensor feature. Any of the devices on our recommended list will qualify.

Have your account number and receipt handy. When you're ready print the form and mail it in within 90 days of purchase.

Print the form

Tacoma Power

Tacoma Power customers with electric forced air or heat pump can qualify for a $50 rebate on a Wi-Fi thermostat. The rebate does not apply to systems that include only air conditioning or dual fuel heating systems (ie. gas furnace with electric heat pump).

The rebate application requires two forms: the rebate application and a smart thermostat information form.

Rebate application

Smart thermostat project information form

The following thermostats are ENERGY STAR® certified and qualified for rebates with the programs listed here.

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