After home heating, 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.
Replacement of a Natural Gas Water Heater or New Construction
|Tankless||.80 or greater UEF||$500|
|Tank (75,000 Btu/hr or greater)||.88% thermal efficiency or greater ||$200 per 100,000 Btuh input, not to exceed 25% of total equipment cost|
|Tank (75,000 Btu/hr or less)||.70 or greater UEF||$75 |
|Combination unit (Forced-air furnace and tankless water heater)|
≥ 95% AFUE (furnace)
Tankless ≥ .80 UEF water heater
How the program works
- Please review the Terms and Conditions below.
- Work with your dealer, plumber or retailer to buy and install a qualifying high-efficiency natural gas water heater for your home or business between Jan. 1 - Dec. 31.
- Complete a rebate application and provide the required invoice/receipt.
Receive your rebate faster when your plumber 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.)
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.
Water Heater Rebate Form (PDF)
Include a copy of your dated sales receipt/invoice (listing the qualifying water heater 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 installation to:
Residential Water Heating Rebate
P.O. Box 59038
Minneapolis, MN 55459-0038
If the rebate application is for a heating/water heater combination unit, the dealer or plumber can use the fill-and-print rebate form below, following the instructions on the form.
Combination Heating/Tankless Rebate Form (PDF)
If they are submitting a rebate for a heating/water heater combination unit, they can use the fill-and-print rebate form below.
Combination Unit Rebate Form (PDF)
- Receive your rebate check within eight weeks of when we receive the completed rebate application.
Terms & Conditions
This rebate offer is only available to residential 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.
Equipment installed under warranty replacement does not qualify for the rebate.
Builders should negotiate with homeowners to determine who receives the rebate.
Dated invoice must include
- Purchaser name
- Installation address
- Brand of water heater
- Complete model number
- Serial number of water heater
- Dealer company name and address
- 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.