Heat Pump Water Heaters

Heat Pump Water Heaters Rebates

Hot Water at Your Fingertips

Replace your standard electric water heater with a more energy efficient heat pump water heater. An ENERGY STAR® heat pump water heater is more energy efficient because it uses less energy to heat water. A $400 rebate is available to Santee Cooper customers who purchase and install a heat pump water heater. Rebates are available for Single and Multi-Family homes.

Get Started!

A contractor with a South Carolina Plumbing Contractor’s License will help you make the best choice for your home.

Check here to see if your contractor is a SC Licensed Plumber.

Your contractor will install your new heat pump water heater.

You will need to complete and submit (mail, email or fill out electronically) the following to Santee Cooper.

Mail or email application and receipt to Santee Cooper:

Santee Cooper Energy Support Services
305A Gardner Lacy Road
Myrtle Beach, SC 29579


Check your mail! Your rebate will arrive within 6-8 weeks.

Heat Pump Water Heater Frequently Asked Questions

Your contractor must have a South Carolina Plumbing Contractor’s License for you to qualify for a heat pump water heater rebate. 

You can only install your own heat pump water heater and qualify for a rebate if you have a South Carolina Plumber’s Contractor’s License.

Santee Cooper offers rebates for heat pump water heaters because they are more energy efficient than standard water heaters.

Santee Cooper offers low-interest loans to qualified applicants for heat pump water heaters. Visit our loan page for more information.

The best temperature setting for your water heater is 1200.

You can find out more about our Smart Energy Existing Homes Programs through the Program Manual.