Geothermal Heat Pump Incentive

The ComEd® Energy Efficiency Program is offering incentives for pre-approved geothermal heat pump systems in existing facilities.

Extended timeline – Now accepting applications through February 2019.

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Non-residential  ComEd customers (regardless of electricity supplier) are eligible to apply for this incentive.

Projects must involve the installation and operation of qualifying geothermal heat pumps (less than 50 tons) as the primary heating and cooling system on an existing facility. New construction buildings are ineligible for this incentive.

Applications will be accepted for geothermal heat pump systems that are installed and operational by June 30, 2019.

Installing contractors must be approved ComEd Energy Efficiency Business Trade Allies with Illinois Commerce Commission Energy Efficiency Installer certification. In addition, contractors must have GAOI design and installer accreditations.

How Do I Apply?

STEP 1: Verify Project Eligibility by reviewing the information in the pre-application.

STEP 2: Confirm use of an approved contractor

STEP 3: Submit pre-approval application by February 28, 2019 and wait for notice of project approval.

STEP 4: Move forward with project installation

STEP 5: Submit the final application 

Email completed forms to

When Can I Apply?

If your geothermal heat pump system will be installed and operational between May 1, 2018 and June 30, 2019, you can complete the required Pre-Approval Application and submit electronically to

Final Applications are due before August 31, 2019.

What is the Incentive Level?

Non-residential customers are eligible for an incentive of $1,000 per ton of capacity installed, up to 50% of project cost.

Want More Information?

View our Frequently Asked Questions

View our Program Fact Sheet

Call 312.373.6697 during normal business hours to speak with a Geothermal Heat Pump Incentive representative or send an email to:

Funds are limited and will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis.


Geothermal Heat Pump Pre-Approval Application
Geothermal Heat Pump Final Application