Build in substantial savings when you install a new high-efficiency natural gas heating system in your building. Start adding to your bottom line with rebates.

 Natural Gas Heating Systems

​Equipment Energy Rating Rebate Combination Rebate 
​Forced-air furnace ​​95% AFUE or greater ​$600 ​Additional $1000 (if qualifying .80 UEF or greater tankless water heater is installed in the same calendar year)
​Forced-air furnace ​90% to 94.9% AFUE ​$400 ​N/A
​Smart thermostat installed with any qualifying heating system* ENERGY STAR® qualified ​$50 ​N/A

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.

Program Qualifications

  • Installed with a new heating system that qualifies for a rebate
  • Must be ENERGY STAR® qualified
  • Currently manufactured
  • Used with natural gas furnaces for primary heat
  • One programmable thermostat per heating system installed
  • Professional installation required

How the program works

  1. Please review the Terms and Conditions below.
  2. Work with your heating dealer to buy and install qualifying heating systems for the homes and businesses you build on CenterPoint Energy service lines between Jan. 1 - Dec. 31.
  3. Complete a rebate application and provide the required invoice/receipt.

    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.

    If the rebate application is for a heating/water heater combination unit, please see water heating rebate details here

    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


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

Terms & Conditions

This rebate offer is only available to homes and businesses served with natural gas from CenterPoint Energy in Arkansas or the Texas communities of Texarkana, Nash, Redwater or Wake Village. The completed Online Rebate Form must be submitted no later than December 31 in the year equipment was installed.

Fuel switching from electric to natural gas is not eligible for rebate.

Backup heating systems are not eligible for a rebate.

Equipment installed under warranty replacement does not qualify for the rebate.

Builders should negotiate with homeowners to determine who receives the rebate. 

Heating dealers are not eligible to receive their customer’s rebate.

Dated invoice must include

  • Purchaser name
  • Installation address
  • Brand of heating system
  • Complete model number
  • Serial number of heating system
  • Dealer company name and address
  • New programmable thermostat brand and complete model number must also be listed on invoice for qualifying installations.

Rebate Processing​

  • Rebates will be processed in the order that they were received and are paid on a first-come, first serve basis.
  • CenterPoint Energy is not responsible if the dealer does not provide accurate information about the amount of a rebate or equipment eligibility.
  • It is the responsibility of the dealer and the purchaser to ensure that the program requirements are met. If program requirements are not met, no rebate will be paid.
  • Rebate qualifications and amounts are subject to change.
  • CenterPoint Energy Conservation Improvement Program (CIP) rebate programs may be cancelled or changed at any time.
  • CenterPoint Energy issues a cash rebate not utility bill credits. 

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 rebate equipment under warranty.
 
Rebate program funds are budgeted on an annual basis. Rebate amounts and availability are subject to approval by the Arkansas Public Service Commission.
 
Some utility rebates are taxable under Internal Revenue Service rules. Customers are responsible for all applicable taxes.

All rebates must be submitted by Dec. 31, 2019.