CenterPoint Energy offers homebuilders great rebates when they purchase and install qualifying high-efficiency heating equipment in the homes they build. Start adding to your bottom line with rebates.

For New Construction

Natural gas heating system  Efficiency rating Mail-in rebate
​Forced-air furnace ​95% AFUE or higher ​$400
Forced-air furnace 90% to 94.9% AFUE $300

Smart thermostat with any
qualifying heating system*

ENERGY STAR® qualified $50

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

*To qualify for a rebate, smart thermostat must meet program qualifications:

How the program works

  1. Please review the Terms and Conditions below.
  2. Work with your heating dealer to buy and install a qualifying heating system for your home between Jan. 1 - Dec. 31.
  3. Complete a rebate application and provide the required invoice/receipt.

  4. Online Submission
    Receive your rebate faster when your heating dealer submits the rebate application through our dealer-only processing system. (Application must contain electronic copy of the dated invoice with required information in the Terms & Conditions below.)

    Paper Submission
    Complete the application below. Complete the interactive fields then print your completed form. Please review all program guidelines and requirements on the back of the rebate application.

    Heating System Rebate Form (PDF)

    Include a copy of your dated sales receipt/invoice (listing the qualifying heating system purchased) with your rebate form. Note: A recall or generic receipt will not be accepted.

    Mail the completed application, including required signature and dated sales receipt/invoice, within the calendar year of purchase to:

    Residential Heating Rebate
    CenterPoint Energy
    P.O. Box 59038
    Minneapolis, MN 55459-0038

  5. Receive your rebate check within eight weeks of when we receive the completed rebate application.