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Central Air Conditioners, Central Heat Pumps and Mini-Split Ductless Heat Pumps

Stay comfortable and save all year long with rebates for your new HVAC system. Rebates include Early Replacement and Replace on Burnout.  To qualify, the efficiency rating must meet minimum requirements as specified in the tables below.

System Type BUTh Capacity SEER2 EER2 HSPF2
Central AC, Mini Split AC < 45,000 BUTh 14.3 SEER2 11.7 EER2 N/A
Central AC, Mini Split AC ≥ 45,000 BUTh 13.8 SEER2 11.2 EER2 N/A
Heat Pump, Mini split Heat Pump N/A 14.3 SEER2 11.7 EER2 7.5 HSPF2
All systems* N/A ≥ 15.2 SEER2 9.8 EER2 7.5 HSPF2
*If system is rated 15.2 SEER2 or higher, minimum EER2 becomes 9.8 EER2

Early Replacement Rebate Payout for Central Air Conditioner, Central Heat Pump, and Ductless Mini Split:

  Tier 1 Tier 2 Tier 3 Tier 4 Tier 5
SEER Ratings ≥ 13.8 – 15.1 SEER2 ≥ 15.2 – 16.1 SEER2 ≥ 16.2 – 17.0 SEER2 ≥ 17.1 – 19.9 SEER ≥ 20.0 + SEER2
Early Replacement Rebate Payout $115 / cooling ton $130 / cooling ton $175 / cooling ton $250 / cooling ton $310 / cooling ton
For SEER Ratings (see AHRI certificate)

To qualify for an early replacement rebate

  • Your existing HVAC equipment must be operational.
  • Your existing HVAC equipment must be less than 25 years old for central systems and less than 20 years old for heat pump systems.
  • Photos, model, and serial numbers of your existing equipment must be provided. If any information is not provided, the rebate will be processed as a replace on burnout.

 

Replace on Burnout Rebate Payout for Central Air Conditioner, Central Heat Pump, and Ductless Mini Split:

  Tier 1 Tier 2 Tier 3 Tier 4 Tier 5
SEER Ratings ≥ 13.8 – 15.1 SEER2 ≥ 15.2 – 16.1 SEER2 ≥ 16.2 – 17.0 SEER2 ≥ 17.1 – 19.9 SEER ≥ 20.0 + SEER2
Replace on Burnout Rebate Payout $90 /
cooling ton
$120 / cooling ton $150 / cooling ton $225 / cooling ton $275 / cooling ton
For SEER Ratings (see AHRI certificate)

Eligibility requirements for ALL HVAC rebates:

  • New system efficiency ratings and BTUH will be verified using corresponding AHRI certificate.
  • New system tonnage will be verified using the HVAC Conversion Chart.
  • Model and serial number(s) for each newly installed inside and outside unit must be listed on the contractor invoice.
  • These rebates apply to home improvement or retrofit projects only. Must be a one-for-one replacement.
  • To qualify for rebates, all HVAC equipment must be installed by an HVAC contractor licensed within the state of Texas.
  • Permit number must be provided for all HVAC projects completed within San Antonio city limits. 

 

Additional details and requirements are listed on the rebate application. Apply online or download the PDF formFor faster processing time, apply online.

Apply for Rebate

 

 

Window Air Conditioners

ENERGY STAR®-certified window air conditioners now save even more energy and money with better sealing and insulation materials that keep you cool and comfortable. Newly installed window air conditioner units must be ENERGY STAR® certified and meet the efficiency requirements below to qualify for a rebate.

 

Window air conditioner rebates

Capacity (Btu/hr) Minimum CEER Rebate
Louvered Sides > 8,000 and < 14,000 12 $15
> 14,000 and < 20,000 11.8 $15
> 20,000 and < 25,000 10.3 $25
> 25,000 9.9 $25
Non-Louvered Sides > 8,000 and < 11,000 10.6 $15
> 11,000 and < 14,000 10.5 $15
> 14,000 and < 20,000 10.2 $25
> 20,000 10.3 $25
Equipment must be ENERGY STAR® rated and must meet the minimum efficiency

 

Additional details and requirements are listed on the rebate application. Apply online or download the PDF formFor faster processing time, apply online.

Apply for Rebate