CenterPoint Energy (Gas) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (Minnesota)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Minnesota

Name CenterPoint Energy (Gas) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Boilers, Building Insulation, Duct/Air sealing, Furnaces, Programmable Thermostats, Water Heaters, Natural Gas
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Forced-air furnaces: $150-$400

Natural gas boiler: $300
Natural gas condensing boiler: $500
Natural gas water heater: $70-$100
Storage tank indirect water heater: $200
Attic Air Sealing: 50% of cost, up to $200
Attic/Wall Insulation: 50% of cost, up to $150
Energy Audit: Reduced Cost
Programmable thermostat installed with heating system: $25
Air Sealing/Weatherization: 50% of cost

Equipment Requirements Furnaces: 92%-93.9% AFUE ($150), 94%-95.9% AFUE ($300), 96% AFUE and higher ($400)

Boiler: 83.5% AFUE and higher
Condensing boiler: 91% AFUE or higher
Storage tank water heater: 0.62 EF and higher ($70), 0.64 EF and higher ($85), 0.67 EF and higher ($100)
Indirect water heater: Installed with an 91% AFUE or higher condensing boiler
Qualifying equipment includes atmospheric, power or direct vent models. Tankless and hybrid models do not qualify.

Maximum Incentive Air Sealing/Weatherization: $350

Program Administrator CenterPoint Energy Heating System Rebate Program

References DSIRE[1]


CenterPoint Energy offers residential high-efficiency heating system and water heater rebates to Minnesota customers. These systems can greatly enhance savings and performance in residences which install high efficiency equipment. All equipment requirements must be met in order to receive rebate. Rebate forms must be turned in by Dec 31, 2012. See program web site and application forms for other program details.

Incentive Contact

Department CenterPoint Energy Heating System Rebate Program
Address PO Box 59038
Place Minneapolis, Minnesota
Zip/Postal Code 55459-0038
Phone (612) 399-1545
Phone 2 (888) 525-1566


  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"