​​Water Heater Rebates

Save Energy and Money With a High Efficiency Natural Gas Water Heater

After home he​ating, hot water is the second largest user of energy in your home – accounting for 15 percent of your total energy use. Save now with a rebate and for years to come with lower energy bills.

Type of natural gas water heater Energy factor  Mail-in rebate 
Tank.62 - .66 -EF$50
Tank.66 and greater EF$100
Tankless .80 and greater EF $250

Note: for rebate to apply, the new equipment must be listed and AFUE verified in the Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) directory. See www.ahridirectory.org.

How the Program Works

  1. Work with the dealer, plumber or retailer of your choice to determine the best high-efficiency natural gas water heater for your home that qualifies for a rebate. Buy and install the water heater in your home between January 1 - ​​December 31, 2016​. 
  2. Complete an application. 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.Download Rebate Form
  3. Have your dealer or installer sign the rebate application form.
  4. Attach a copy of your dated sales invoice that shows the detail of the water heater purchased.
  5. Mail us the completed application including required signatures, along with dated sales invoice. Submit all requested paperwork by Dec. 31 in the calendar year of installation.

    Send to: 

    Water Heater Rebate Program 
    CenterPoint Energy 
    PO Box 59038 ​​
    Minneapolis, MN 55459-0038

​We'll  mail your rebate check within eight weeks of receiving your completed rebate ​​application.

Please note: This rebate offer is only available for residential customers who receive natural gas service from CenterPoint Energy. Rebates are paid on a first-come, first-served basis.