NEEP's Heating Electrification Initiative is made possible through the engagement and support of key actors across the ASHP and VRF market. Current participants include regional, national, and Canadian interests spanning government, manufacturers, distributors and installers, service providers, program designers, national labs and research institutes, consultants, consumers, advocates, and other interested stakeholders.  

NEEP invites interested stakeholders to join the Initiative through an annual subscription program for 2021.

To subscribe to NEEP’s Heating Electrification Initiative for 2021, complete an on-line registration form. A NEEP staff member will follow up promptly.

See our latest webinar introduction to the Initiative for 2021 offerings:

Initiative subscribers receive the following benefits:

  • Enhanced Access to ccASHP Product List that includes documented products that meet specific technical requirements. Access includes unlimited downloads with reported product performance information.
  • Invitation to participate in NEEP’s ASHP working groups, advisory committee, and sub-committees on a regular basis to share relevant updates and contribute to the development of NEEP resources/tools.
  • Initiative Updates and Reports on topics, including early access to NEEP reports prior to full publishing. 
  • Information and Invitations to NEEP Events and Webinars, including the Heating Electrification Workshop (October 27-28, 2021).
  • Technical Expertise, including prioritized responses regarding questions about ASHPs or smart control technologies, technical requirements, and other issues related to initiative activities. 
  • Visibility and Name Recognition on the NEEP website to designate to ASHP, VRF, smart controls manufacturers, suppliers, and specifiers that your participation is part of a larger effort to assure quality and energy efficiency for customers and constituents.


2021 NEEP Heating Electrification Subscription Fee

State Partnership Subscription 

(same as 2020 State Partnership pricing)

Population < 3 million Population 3-10 Million Population > 10 million


$25,000 $35,000 $50,000

Program Administrator Subscription

(i.e. utility or government programs not part of a state partnership)

Program budget <$10M Program budget $10M-$100M Program budget > $100M


$5,000 $10,000 $20,000

Industry Subscription

(i.e. non-profits, manufacturers, service providers, consultants, trade associations)1

Non-profit, Small Business (<20 employees) Standard Industry  


$2,500 $5,000

Individual ASHP Installers/Distributors/Community-Based Campaigns/Clean Energy Advocacy Organizations/Interested Consumers/Grant Providers2

No cost

Use of the ccASHP Product List for ASHP program administration will require a program administrator or state partnership subscription

2 Federal agencies or foundations that provide grant support for NEEP's ASHP Initiative can apply for subscription at no cost.


Thank you to our 2020 subscribers for your support:

Abode Energy Management

Friedrich Air Conditioning

Otter Tail Power Company

Ace Energy Services

Fujitsu General America


Bruce Harley Energy Consulting LLC

Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Institute of Canada (HRAI)

Samsung HVAC America

Clean Nova Scotia Foundation

Johnson Controls (JCI)


Concord Municipal Light Plant


Suburban HVAC


Kinetik Energy Solutions

The Atmospheric Fund

Efficiency Nova Scotia (Efficiency One)

Liberty Utilities

United Illuminating

Emerson Swan

Mitsubishi Electric Cooling & Heating


Energy Futures Group

New Hampshire Electric Coop

Action for Boston Community Development

Transition énergetique Québec

Action Inc
Solar One NP Environmental LLC LG
The Tick Tock Group Daikin South Mountain Company
Green Energy Mechanical Northeast Heating & Cooling People's Action for Clean Energy
MassEnergize, Inc. Cold Climate Housing Research Center (CCHRC) Advanced Energy
GREE Electric Lennox Industries U.S. Trane Inc.
Powrmatic of Canada Ltd. MN Center for Energy and Environment (MNCEE) Rheem
AND Sheetmetal Corp. Power Moves Delta Vermont
Central Iowa Power Cooperative    
































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