Ducted Air-Source Heat Pump – Existing Homes

A ducted air-source heat pump is a highly efficient electric heating and cooling system. It uses traditional air ducts and room registers throughout a home to distribute warm or cool air. New systems are much more efficient than electric furnaces, electric baseboards, electric ceiling cable or electric wall cadets. To heat a home, they absorb heat from the outdoor air, then move the heated air into the home. During the summer, they dissipate heat from the home to the outdoors to cool the home.


Existing System New System New System
Minimum Efficiency
Air-Source Heat Pump Air-Source Heat Pump 8.5 HSPF $250
Electric Forced-Air Furnace* Air-Source Heat Pump 8.5 HSPF $800
Electric Zonal* Air-Source Heat Pump 8.5 HSPF $800
Propane Forced-Air Furnace** Air-Source Heat Pump 8.5 HSPF $400
Oil Forced-Air Furnace** Air-Source Heat Pump 8.5 HSPF $400

*Supplemental heat for heat pumps must be electric.
**Home must be in an area where natural gas is not available.


  • Homeowner or property owner in Idaho or Oregon can receive a cash incentive for having a qualified ducted heat pump installed into a qualified home by a Participating Contractor.
  • The home can be a main residence, vacation home or rental.
  • Qualifying home types are single-family, site-built homes; manufactured homes; duplexes; triplexes or fourplexes.
  • Contractor must be an authorized Participating Contractor to administer this incentive.

How to Apply

  1. Review the Terms and Conditions.
  2. Select a Participating Contractor, and let them know you wish to apply for the incentive.
  3. Your Participating Contractor reviews the requirements with you.
  4. Have the new heat pump installed.
  5. Your Participating Contractor completes and submits all the necessary forms with your assistance. Idaho Power mails an incentive check to you following application approval.

Participating Contractor Info

Documents to Submit:

Useful Documents

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