VFD Applications

The DCSEU offers rebates on VFDs for the following types of applications:

  • Supply fans
  • Return fans
  • Chilled water pumps
  • Hot water pumps
  • Water source heat pump circulation pumps

Custom Rebates

Not sure where to start? Don't see a rebate listed for your equipment? The DCSEU's Account Management team can help you make the right choice for your business. Find out more about custom rebates.

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(Rebate subject to change*)

Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs)

$150 per hp
 VFDs > 15hp  Custom

*Rebates for the select equipment above are subject to change based on potential future programmatic changes pending the District of Columbia Public Service Commission's regulatory proceedings.


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All projects must be submitted for pre-approval prior to the purchase of equipment. Applications that are not submitted for pre-approval are not guaranteed to receive rebates from the DCSEU.

Total rebates are limited to $100,000 per location, per fiscal year. View all the Terms and Conditions.

For questions about equipment rebates, or for questions about embarking on energy efficiency upgrades in your business, please contact the DCSEU at 202-479-2222 or [email protected].

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