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Rebates for energy-efficient products

We offer rebates seasonally for products that improve the energy efficiency and comfort of your home. Take advantage of the deals while they're here to start seeing savings on your electricity bill.

Rebates available now

Portable air conditioner

Portable or window air conditioners

Get $50 off select energy-efficient portable or window air conditioners from June 2 to July 28.




Eligible air conditioners

Product must be on our list of eligible air conditioners [PDF, 69 KB]

  • Window units must be ENERGY STARĀ® rated, variable-speed with a Combined Energy Efficiency Ratio (CEER) of 14 or higher.
  • Portable units must be dual-duct, or single-duct with a variable speed inverter.
  • Maximum two units per customer.

Tips for choosing the right AC unit for you

Check the Power Smart Shop to compare AC models and prices

How to get the rebate

You can choose between two ways to get the rebate: an instant in-store discount or a rebate on your BC Hydro bill.

In-store discount

Purchase an eligible air conditioner in-store from a participating retailer from June 2 to July 28 and save instantly. The discount is taken off the after-tax purchase price at checkout.

  • Participating retailers: Costco, Best Buy, Home Depot.

Online post-purchase rebate

Purchase an eligible air conditioner from the retailer of your choice online or in-store* from June 2 to July 28, then submit your receipt to us to get the rebate.

  1. Purchase a qualifying air conditioner. Keep your receipt.
  2. Submit your rebate application, including your receipt. We'll accept rebate applications via this page from June 12 to September 26.
  3. Once approved, the rebate will be applied to your BC Hydro bill within one or two billing periods.

*From retailers not participating in the in-store discount above.

View the air conditioner rebate terms and conditions [PDF, 176 KB]

Check back in the fall for rebates on other products, which may include thermostats, appliances, lighting and more.

Visit the Power Smart Shop

Ready to start shopping? Explore and compare energy-efficient appliances and products from multiple major retailers, all in one place. It also shows you which products are eligible for rebates.

Visit the shop

What about home renovation products?

We offer rebates for renovations that improve your home's energy efficiency, such as insulation, windows/doors, heat pumps and water heaters.

Home renovation rebates