Water Heating

Your home’s largest energy consumer is your electric water heater. Switching to more energy-efficient options can save you up to 40% on your electric bill. Making the switch is even easier with these Hawaii Energy offers and rebates.

 


Solar Water Heating UP TO $1,000 REBATE

For families of 3 or more, installing a solar water heater in your home is the best way to save money on your electric bill. With Hawaii Energy’s rebate combined with state and federal tax credits, you can save an incredible amount on the system purchase price in the first year. To get started, select one of our Participating Contractors and ask about Hawaii Energy’s rebate of:

  • $750 for installations on the island of Oahu.
  • $1,000 for installations on the islands of Hawaii, Lanai, Maui and Molokai.

How to get started:

  • Step 1: Find a participating contractor or Clean Energy Ally (CEA).
  • Step 2: Schedule the installation with the CEA.
  • Step 3: Upon completion of the installation, the instant rebate will be deducted from your invoice. The CEA will submit the rebate application on your behalf.

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REBATE INCREASE:
for customers on the islands of Hawaii, Lanai, Maui and Moloka‘i

For a limited time, residents of Hawaii, Lanai, Maui and Molokai islands will receive a $1,000 rebate for qualifying solar water heating systems purchases between March 1, 2020 and May 31, 2020. Offer is available on a first come first serve basis, while funds are available.

For more information, contact a participating contractor/CEA on your island.

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*For islands of Hawaii, Lanai, Maui and Molokai, purchase of system must be between March 1, 2020 and May 31, 2020.

 


Solar Water Heater Tune Up $100 REBATE

Already have solar water heating? Proper maintenance is key to getting the maximum life and benefit out of your solar water heating system. Hawaii Energy recommends maintenance tune-ups for solar water heating systems every 5 years. Right now get an instant rebate of $100 when your tune up is completed by one of our participating contractors.

How to get started:

  • Step 1: Find a participating contractor or Clean Energy Ally (CEA).
  • Step 2: Schedule the installation with the CEA.
  • Step 3: Upon completion of the service, the instant rebate will be deducted from your invoice. The CEA will submit the rebate application on your behalf.

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Hot Water, Cool Rates

Our Solar Water Heating Interest Loan Buy-Down Offer

Need help financing your solar water heating system? Hawaii Energy can help you through our solar interest buy-down offer called “Hot Water, Cool Rates.” You’ll work with a Participating Lender and pay minimal upfront costs as well as 0% or lower interest rates.

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Heat Pump Water Heater $300 REBATE

Another option for reducing your energy cost is to consider installing an ENERGY STAR® heat pump water heater for your home. Get a $300 rebate towards your purchase today.

How to get started:

  • Step 1: Find the product making sure it meets rebate eligibility. Go online to EnergyStar.gov/PRODUCTFINDER for a list of qualifying products.
  • Step 2: Purchase the eligible product. Heat Pumps must be less than or equal to 55 gallons. Cannot combine with any other Hawaii Energy rebates or offers.
  • Step 3: Fill out the rebate application completely and legibly.
  • Step 4: Submit your completed application with copy of the receipt to Hawaii Energy within 60 days of purchase. By mail send to: Hawaii Energy, P.O. Box 3920, Honolulu, HI 96812. Please allow 6-8 weeks for the processing from the received date.

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