For Immediate Release: April 22, 2014



Barnstable, MA – Residential electric customers looking to install new central air-conditioning or a heat pump this year have a great dollar-saving opportunity.

The Cape Light Compact is offering a rebate of up to $500 for installation of an ENERGY STAR® qualified central air conditioning system. In addition to the rebate, annual energy savings can range up to $150 if the current system is more than 12 years old.  

The Compact is also offering a rebate of up to $500 for installation of a new energy efficient Air Source Heat Pump. Energy savings from a new heat pump can range up to $400 for annual heating and cooling costs.    

The first step in the process is contacting your heating and cooling contractor. A separate $150 rebate is available for using a Quality Installation Verification trained contractor. A list of Cape-based contractors with Quality Installation Verification training can be found at Rebate forms can be downloaded from For more information call the Cape Light Compact at 1-800-797-6699.




Cape Light Compact is an award-winning energy services organization operated by the 21 towns and two counties on Cape Cod and Martha’s Vineyard. The Compact’s mission is to serve its 200,000 customers through the delivery of proven energy efficiency programs, effective consumer advocacy, competitive electricity supply and green power options. For more information visit