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Other Heating System Rebates

Build in substantial savings when you install a new, high-efficiency natural gas forced-air furnace, infrared heater or condensing units or unit heater in your building.  Unit and infrared heaters are an excellent space heating solution for garages, warehouses and other areas where high ceilings or frequently opened doors can let heat escape.  CenterPoint Energy rebates can help you enjoy a faster payback on your energy investment, helping you save money now and for years to come. 

Qualifying equipment

Equipment  Efficiency requirement  Rebate amount 
High-efficiency Forced-air furnaces 92% to 93% AFUE $150/furnace
 High-efficiency Forced-air furnaces 94% to 95.9% AFUE $300/furnace
High-efficiency Forced-air furnaces 96% AFUE or greater $400/furnace
 Infrared heaters Low intensity
tube type
Unit heaters  83% thermal efficiency or greater   $300/heater; not to exceed 25% of equipment costs 
Condensing unit heater 88% thermal efficiency or greater    $600/heater; not to exceed 25% of equipment costs


Program basics

  • Program is valid Jan. 1, 2015 through Dec. 31, 2015.
  • Rebate must be applied for during the calendar year in which the equipment is installed.
  • Equipment must be installed at a location heated with natural gas from CenterPoint Energy in Minnesota.

How to receive your rebate

  1. Install qualifying new equipment at a location heated with natural gas from CenterPoint Energy in Minnesota for a commercial account.*

  2. All applications for forced-air furnaces or condensing unit heater, unit & infrared heaters must be received by Dec. 31 of the calendar year in which the equipment is installed. Include copies of the dated invoice and proof of installation. To avoid delays, please submit your paperwork as soon as equipment installation is complete. Mail completed paperwork to:

    Commercial Rebate Processing, HQ-14
    CenterPoint Energy
    PO Box 59038
    Minneapolis, MN 55459-0038

  3. Allow six to eight weeks for rebate processing.

*Rebate amounts vary by equipment. Rebate funds are limited and subject to change without prior notice. Requests will be granted on a first-come, first-served basis. Caps are for one calendar year. 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.

Contact us
For more information contact your account manager or call our Business Customer Hotline: 612-321-4939 or toll-free 877-809-3803.

 Download Rebate Applications

Download unit and infrared heater rebate application


Download forced-air furnace rebate application


Download heating system factsheet


Print and mail or fax the completed form along with your contractor invoice and other required documenta-tion referenced on your rebate form.