Beginning February 1, 2022, as part of its Climate Plan, VGS is excited to offer its customers, and qualifying Vermonters in surrounding communities, one of the most energy efficient electric water heaters available:

Monthly Lease and Estimated Purchase Cost *

Tank SizeEstimated Installed cost to purchase 
($600 rebate included) **
Monthly Lease Cost
($600 rebate included) 
Estimated Annual Energy Costs ***
50 gallon (2-4 people in household) $3,369 + applicable taxes$38*
$28** (BED only)
$174
65 gallon (4-6 people in household) $4,335 + applicable taxes$45*
$35** (BED only)
$169
* Existing VGS customers can buy or lease a Heat Pump Hot Water Heater (HPWH). Qualifying Vermonters who are not existing VGS customers only have the option to purchase a HPWH.
** The above “Estimated cost to purchase ($600 rebate included)” cannot be guaranteed and is subject to change at any time based on changes in supply chain pricing or labor rates. This pricing is also subject to the appropriate applicable Vermont State Sales Tax as well as local option sales tax depending upon jurisdiction. This pricing should only be used as an estimate.
*** Estimated annual electric utility costs based on heating water for a typical family. Family size, gallons-per-day, temperature rise, and energy factor values are all adjustable. Actual performance may vary. 

Search the map below to see if your address qualifies for VGS’s Heat Pump Water Heater Program

Please contact our Customer Care Team at 802-863-4511 option 8 to confirm eligibility.