Packaged Terminal Air Conditioning and Heat Pumps

Measure Rebate
Any size $50.00 
  • PTAC must have an efficiency rating greater than:
    14.0 - (0.300 x (BTUH/1,000)) EER
  • PTHP must have an efficiency rating at or above both:
    14.0 - (0.300 x (BTUH/1,000)) EER, and
    3.7 - (0.052 x (BTUH/1,000)) COP

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Unitary and Split System Air Conditioning

Measure  Rebate Min. Efficiency
< 65,000 BTUH $40.00/ton 14.0 SEER
65,000 - 135,000 BTUH $40.00/ton 11.0 EER
136,000 - 240,000 BTUH $40.00/ton 10.8 EER
241,000 - 760,000 BTUH $40.00/ton 9.8 EER
> 760,000 BTUH $40.00/ton 9.5 EER

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Water Source Heat Pumps

Measure Rebate Min. Efficiency
< 240,000 BTUH @ 85°F $40.00/ton 14.0 EER

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Air Source Heat Pumps

Measure Rebate Min. Efficiency
Cooling Heating
< 65,000 BTUH $40.00/ton 15.0 SEER 7.7 HSPF
65,000 - 135,000 BTUH $40.00/ton 10.8 EER 2.25 COP
136,000 - 240,000 BTUH $40.00/ton 10.4 EER 2.05 COP
> 240,000 BTUH $40.00/ton 9.3 EER 2.05 COP

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Variable Refrigerant Flow Systems

Measure Rebate Min. Efficiency
< 65,000 BTUH $50.00/ton 15.2 SEER
65,000 - 135,000 BTUH $50.00/ton 11.9 EER / 12.7 IEER
136,000 - 240,000 BTUH $50.00/ton 11.4 EER / 12.5 IEER
> 240,000 BTUH $50.00/ton 10.2 EER / 11.8 IEER

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Ground Water Source Heat Pumps (Open Loop)

Measure Rebate Min. Efficiency
Cooling Heating
< 135,000 BTUH @ 59°F entering water $80.00/ton 16.2 EER 3.6 COP

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Ground Coupled Heat Pumps (Closed Loop)

Measure Rebate Min. Efficiency
Cooling Heating
< 135,000 BTUH @ 77°F entering water $80.00/ton 14.1 EER 3.1 COP

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Air Cooled Chillers

Measure Rebate Min. Efficiency
< 150 ton $60.00/ton 9.562 EER / 12.5 IPLV
≥ 150 tons $40.00/ton 9.562 EER / 12.75 IPLV
  • Only single chiller systems are eligible. Multiple chiller projects and chillers equipped with VFDs may receive rebates through the Custom Rebate program.
  • The chiller efficiency rating must be based on ASHRAE 90.1-2010 chiller efficiency standards.
  • A manufacturer’s specification sheet with the rated EER at ARI standards must accompany the application.

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Water Cooled Chillers

Measure Rebate Min. Efficiency
< 150 ton $40.00/ton 0.634 KW/ton full load
0.596 KW/ton part load
150 - 300 ton $40.00/ton 0.634 KW/ton full load
0.596 KW/ton part load
> 300 ton $40.00/ton 0.576 KW/ton full load
0.549 KW/ton part load
  • Only single chiller systems are eligible. Multiple chiller projects and chillers equipped with VFDs may receive rebates through the Custom Rebate program.
  • The chiller efficiency rating must be based on ASHRAE 90.1-2010 chiller efficiency standards.
  • A manufacturer’s specification sheet with the rated KW/ton full load and IPLV must accompany the application.

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Other

Measure Rebate Min. Efficiency
Variable frequency drives up to 250 HP $40.00/HP  
Outside air economizer using two enthalpy sensors $250.00  
Energy recovery ventilation (ERV) with a minimum of 450 CFM and as part of an electric-powered system $1.00/CFM ARI 1060 rating > 65% winter effectiveness
Window film $1.50/sf Solar heat gain coeffient of 0.40 or less
Thermal storage unit $100.00/KW shifted  
Heat pump water heater $1,000.00 4.0 heating COP
Smart thermostat $50.00 Rebates available for ENERGY STAR® smart thermostats only.
  • VFD rebates are based on the HP of the motor being controlled.
  • VFD project installation must result in energy savings.
  • "Soft Starts" are not eligible for a rebate.
  • VFDs are for use with supply fans, return fans, exhaust fans, water pumps and cooling tower pumps only.
  • Air economizers must be installed on CEE Tier 1 or higher efficiency units.
  • Window Film rebates are applicable for windows facing East, West and South (North-facing windows do not qualify). Installation must result in energy savings on a cooling system powered by electricity.

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Additional Information

  • For more information, view the program terms and conditions or contact us at EnergyEfficiency@dplinc.com.
  • Rebate values are subject to change and apply only to new, unused equipment. Rebate measures and values for the 2018 programs are for equipment and services purchased and installed on or after January 1, 2018.
  • Funds are allotted on a calendar-year basis and are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • A rebate may not exceed the cost of equipment at the measure level net outside funding received, not including taxes, warranty fees, installation costs, or maintenance fees. DP&L shall make the final determination regarding rebate amounts. An individual account number will be limited to $250,000 in DP&L business rebates in any calendar year.
  • All DP&L energy programs are subject to Public Utilities Commission of Ohio rules and regulations.

Page last updated: January 1, 2018.