Stay comfortable all year
- One unit to heat and cool your home
- 3-4 times more efficient than standard air conditioners or gas furnaces
- More consistent
- More control
The average project costs for a single family home in San Jose (including equipment, installation, and permits) is $14,000 to $19,000 before incentives. If a panel upgrade is needed, this can add an average additional $3,000 to $5,000. For comparison, replacing gas heating and cooling equipment costs $17,000-$23,500.
By switching from a central A/C system to a heat pump system, your household can save $300-400 per year on operational costs.
$1,000 rebate for replacing gas furnace and air conditioner with ducted heat pump or replace wall/floor furnace with ductless mini-split heat pump. You must work with a BayREN contractor for the BayREN rebates.
Tax credit of 30% of the costs (including labor) up to $2,000 per year for adding a heat pump system to an existing home
Incentives starting at $200 and up for replacing an existing residential central air conditioner and natural gas furnace for a new split system heat pump
$1,000 per unit (limit of 2 per household) for installing a new heat pump HVAC system. Must be replacing a non-heat pump system in an existing home.
More information on specific permit requirements coming soon