​​​​​​Heating System Rebates

Heating System Rebates for Dealers and Distributors

Cash for Customers

Primary Heating System Rebates

Natural gas heating system  Efficiency  Mail-in Rebate
Forced-air furnace​90% to 94.9% AFUE$400
Forced-air furnace95% AFUE
or higher
​$600
Hydronic heating system82% AFUE
or higher
$400

Back-up Heating System Rebates*​​​

Natural gas heating system​​  Efficiency  Mail-in Rebate
Forced-air furnace80 to 89.9% AFUE$125
Forced-air furnace90% AFUE or higher$175

Replacing an electric resistance furnace for a natural gas system is not eligible for a rebate.

​*Back-up heating system rebates apply only to new natural gas furnaces used as a back-up system to heat pumps for new construction or natural gas retrofits - not for electric heating retrofits to natural gas. Fuel switching is not eligible.

Note: For rebate to apply, the new equipment must be listed and AFUE verified on the current Air-Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) or ENERGY STAR​​®​ websites.

Cash for Dealers

Receive a $50 dealer incentive for each qualifying heating system rebate processed listing your company as the installer. In order for CenterPoint Energy to issue ongoing incentive payments to dealers, we must have a current copy of your Form W-9 on file. We update W-9 files every two years in compliance with tax laws.

Program Basics

Rebates are rewarded on a first-come, first-serve basis until funds are depleted.  Rebate program funds are budgeted on an annual basis.  Rebate amounts and availability are subject to approval by the Arkansas Public Service Commission.

How the Program Works

  1. Work with your customers to determine the best heating system for their home. Install a qualifying heating system between January 1 - ​​December 31, 2016​.
  2. Generate a rebate application for your customers and builders. Simply type your information in the interactive fields and then print your completed form. Please review all program guidelines and requirements on back of rebate application.

    Heating System​ Rebate form (PDF)
  3. The rebate application must be signed by a representative of your company and the purchaser of the equipment.
  4. Attach a copy of your dated sales invoice that shows the equipment purchased. Make sure the invoice includes the customer name, installation address, install date, brand, complete model number and serial number.
  5. Mail us the completed application, including required signatures, along with your dated sales invoice.In order to secure your rebate, submit all the paperwork by the calendar year end (December 31). ​

    Send to: 
    Heating System Rebate Program  
    CenterPoint Energy 
    PO Box 59038 
    Minneapolis, MN 55459-0038

  6. We'll mail your rebate check 6 - 8 weeks following the receipt of your completed application.

​Please note: This rebate offer is only available for Arkansas or the Texas communities of Texarkana, Nash, Redwater or Wake Village customers who receive natural gas service from CenterPoint Energy.  Rebates are paid on a first-come, first-served basis.​

Some utility rebates are taxable under Internal Revenue Service rules. Customers are responsible for all applicable taxes.

CenterPoint Energy reserves the right to limit any rebate and conduct on-site inspection of installed equipment. All decisions by CenterPoint Energy regarding energy savings, cost savings, rebate amounts and approvals are final. CenterPoint Energy cannot guarantee energy savings and does not warrant rebated equipment.

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