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Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

Save Energy and Money in three easy steps.

Rebates for energy-efficient furnaces, smart wi-fi thermostats, and other home efficiency equipment can help save energy and money.

1. Do I Qualify?

Rebates are available for NIPSCO natural gas and electric customers who are replacing existing equipment. Please see applications below for complete requirement details.

  • Current rebates are available for equipment installed between January 1, 2016 and December 31, 2016. Rebate offers are subject to change – please check this webpage for updates. Funds are limited and are available on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • The rebate application and invoice(s) must be postmarked within 60 days of installation. Applications for installations completed after November 30, 2016, must be postmarked no later than December 31, 2016.
  • Residential rebates are available for residential homes or multifamily dwellings of 12 units or less.
  • Equipment must be installed in a property owned by the applicant, or the applicant must have received permission from the property owner to install the equipment.
  • A system that has a heat pump in conjunction with a gas furnace, known as dual-fuel, is not eligible for rebates.   

To verify eligibility, please contact a program representative at GoodCents® at 1-800-721-7385

2. Available Rebates:

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Geothermal Heat Pump ENERGY STAR® Qualified
Rebate Amount $500
Submit AHRI Certificate with application.
Home must have active NIPSCO electric service to be eligible for this rebate.
Must be ENERGY STAR® qualified.
 


Natural Gas Furnace ≥ 95% AFUE w/ECMqualified-button
Rebate Amount $350
Submit AHRI Certificate with application.
Home must have active NIPSCO gas service and NIPSCO electric service to be eligible for this rebate.

 


Natural Gas Furnace ≥ 95% AFUEqualified-button
Rebate Amount $300
Submit AHRI Certificate with application.
Home must have active NIPSCO gas service to be eligible for this rebate.

 


Natural Gas Furnace ≥ 98% AFUE w/ECMqualified-button
Rebate Amount $400
Submit AHRI Certificate with application.
Home must have active NIPSCO gas service and NIPSCO electric service to be eligible for this rebate.

 


Natural Gas Furnace ≥ 98% AFUEqualified-button
Rebate Amount $350
Submit AHRI Certificate with application.
Home must have active NIPSCO gas service to be eligible for this rebate.

 


Natural Gas Boiler ≥ 90% AFUEqualified-button
Rebate Amount $200
Submit AHRI Certificate with application.
Home must have active NIPSCO gas service to be eligible for this rebate.

 


Natural Gas Boiler ≥ 92% AFUEqualified-button
Rebate Amount $300
Submit AHRI Certificate with application.
Home must have active NIPSCO gas service to be eligible for this rebate.

 


Air Conditioner SEER ≥ 14
Rebate Amount $300
Submit AHRI Certificate with application.
Home must have active NIPSCO electric service to be eligible for this rebate.
The new AC unit must be installed as a system with a new ≥ 95% AFUE furnace with an electronically commutated motor (ECM).


Air Conditioner SEER ≥ 15
Rebate Amount $350
Submit AHRI Certificate with application.
Home must have active NIPSCO electric service to be eligible for this rebate.
The new AC unit must be installed as a system with a new ≥ 95% AFUE furnace with an electronically commutated motor (ECM).


Heat Pump SEER ≥ 14
Rebate Amount $350
Submit AHRI Certificate with application.
Home must have active NIPSCO electric service to be eligible for this rebate.
Both the condenser and indoor unit must be replaced as part of an AHRI rated qualifying system.  Ductless heat pumps do not qualify.  A system that has a heat pump in conjunction with a gas furnace, known as dual-fuel, is not eligible for rebates. 


Heat Pump SEER ≥ 15
Rebate Amount $400
Submit AHRI Certificate with application.
Home must have active NIPSCO electric service to be eligible for this rebate.
Both the condenser and indoor unit must be replaced as part of an AHRI rated qualifying system. Ductless heat pumps do not qualify.  A system that has a heat pump in conjunction with a gas furnace, known as dual-fuel, is not eligible for rebates.


Smart Wi-Fi Thermostatqualified-button
Rebate Amount $50
Must be installed on a system using NIPSCO natural gas and/or electric for all space heating to be eligible for this rebate.
Must be Wi-Fi capable and connected to the internet for programming and adjusting remotely.
A limit of two thermostat rebates per NIPSCO account is allowed.
 

Please Note: For new construction, builders are limited to ten applications per building company per rebate period.

How to Obtain an AHRI Certificate

3. How to Apply

Complete the Rebate Application or call GoodCents® at 1-800-721-7385 for more information.

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There are three ways to submit your completed application:

  • Email application to NIPSCORebates@goodcents.com
  • Fax* to 1-866-749-6938
  • Mail application to:
    NIPSCO Residential Rebate Program
    c/o GoodCents®
    PO Box 68659
    Indianapolis, IN 46268

*You will receive an email confirmation once your application has been received via email.
If you do NOT receive confirmation within 3 business days or you do not have email, please call GoodCents® at 1-800-721-7385 to confirm receipt of application.

The rebate application and invoice(s) must be postmarked within 60 days of installation.
Applications for installations completed after November 30, 2016, must be postmarked no later than December 31, 2016.

NIPSCO’s residential energy efficiency programs are administered by GoodCents®, a third-party implementation specialist that helps homes save energy.