Effective Date: January 1, 2019

Offer subject to change.


  • Must be a first-time RO purchase, for an existing sugaring operation.
  • Available to qualifying producers who produce more than 80 gallons of syrup per year.
  • Evaporators must use fuel oil, cord wood, propane, or kerosene.
  • All system equipment must be new, commercially-available (not homemade) for maple applications, and installed per manufacturer’s recommendations.
  • RO system may be professionally or self installed.
  • Pre-approvals are required and rebates will be awarded on a first-come, first-served basis.

Rebate levels:

Upon approval, the following rebate amount will be reserved, and paid to you 60 days after we receive a copy of your paid invoice and a signed rebate agreement.

Gallon per Hour (GPH) Rating Rebate per System
50-199 $1,000
200-599 $1,750
600-899 $2,500
900-1,200 $3,250
1,200+ Please call
  1. Obtain a quote for new maple RO system from a vendor.
  2. Complete and sign pre-qualification form.
  3. Submit completed form with quote to Efficiency Vermont.

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