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Water Heater Rebates

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.

Whether you are replacing an existing water heater or installing a new one, a CenterPoint Energy rebate makes that purchase easier.

Rebate Offerings​​

Replacement of natural gas water heater or new construction.

Equipment  Energy factor  Rebate 
Tank water h​​eater
(40 gallons or more)
.62 EF or greater$50
Tank water heater
(less than 40 gallons)
.64 EF or greater$50
Tankless water heater.80 EF or greater$250

Replacement of electric water heater with natural gas water heater*

Equipment  Energy factor Rebate 
Tank water heater
(40 gallon​​s or more)
.62 EF or greater $900
Tank water heater
(less than 40 gallons) 
.64 EF or greater $900 
Tankless water heater .80 EF or greater $900 

Note: For rebate to apply, the new equipment must be listed and Energy Factor (EF) or thermal efficiency verified in the Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) directory or ENERGY STAR@​​ websites​​. 

Program Basics

Program dates are January 1 ​- December 31. 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 Oklahoma Corporation Commission. ​ 

How the Program Works

  1. Purchase and install qualifying new natural gas water heater in your home between January 1 - December 31 at a location with natural gas service from CenterPoint Energy in Oklahoma. Account number must be activated for installation address in order for rebate to be processed.
  2. Complete the rebate form with your contractor or installer.
  3. Water Heater Rebate Form (PDF)​​​
  4. ​Have your dealer or installer sign the rebate application form.
  5. ​​Attach a copy of your dated sales invoice that shows the detail of the water heater purchased. Make sure the invoice includes the date, brand, model number, serial number and applicable efficiency rating.
  6. 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 ​
    CenterPoint Energy 
    PO Box 59038 
    Minneapolis, MN 55459-0038

​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 warranty rebated equipment.

Allow eight weeks for rebate processing.​​

 

 

​​​​All rebates must be submitted by December 31, 2016.