Tag: Energy efficiency


2021 Tax Credits

Talk to your tax professional to see if your heat pump will qualify for an Equipment Tax Credit for Primary Residence. 

Heat pumps that are ENERGY STAR certified meet the requirements for this tax credit.

Tax Credit Amount: $300

Split Systems:
HSPF >= 8.5
EER >= 12.5
SEER >= 15

Package systems:
HSPF >= 8
EER >= 12
SEER >= 14


You can find information about your heat pumps HSPF, EER and SEER here

Community, News

Cares for Kids Radiothon, March 11-March 13, 2021

FRANK 107.5 and 99.9 The Wolf will be broadcasting live Thursday, March 11th from 6 AM – 7 PM, Friday 6 AM – 6 PM, and Saturday 8 AM – 3 PM.

100% of the funds raised during the Cares for Kids Radiothon will stay local and support the programs and services at The Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital at Maine Medical Center.

A message from Scott Libby, owner: At Royal River Heat Pumps we care about a lot of things, like your home comfort, energy efficiency, our co-workers and their families, but most of all, we care about children. I know first hand about the work that happens at Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital, that’s why I’m asking you to donate today, and help us Care for Kids.





Efficiency Maine Rebate Change

Efficiency Maine Rebate Rules have changed. If we installed your system, and you didn’t get a rebate and you meet the following criteria, please give us a call to see if you are now eligible!

• Rebated heat pumps will be used to heat the home throughout the heating season
• Installed in a 1-4 unit residential building, located in Maine
• Installed in primary living area and not a garage or outbuilding
• Installed in the last 12 months
• HSPF of 12.0 or greater for single zones
• HPSF of 10.0 or greater for multi zones

There is a lifetime limit of 2 heat pump unit rebates per dwelling.