Trade Allies - For Residential Customers

Trade Allies are essential in helping NIPSCO residential customers learn about high efficiency electric and natural gas technologies and the rebates available to them to offset new equipment installation costs. If your company provides guidance, products and services to assist in installing energy efficient products, we encourage you to join our Residential Trade Ally Network.

Join us to learn more about the NEW NIPSCO Energy Efficiency Rebate Program and how you can benefit by joining the Trade Ally Network! 


Attend one of four information sessions:

Merrillville: February 14, 2017

South Bend: February 15, 2017

Elkhart: February 16, 2017

Fort Wayne: February 17

Trade Ally Network Benefits:

  • Your company's name, contact information and website in the Trade Ally listing
  • Access to sales training and seminars that focus on industry best practices
  • Timely email updates on program activities and changes
  • Exclusive invitations from Lockheed Martin Energy to program events and networking opportunities

AHRI Certification Requirement

An AHRI certificate is required for the Energy Efficiency Rebate Program in order to receive rebates on HVAC equipment installed. The certificate verifies the efficiency level of the equipment, provides energy savings information for Evaluation, Measurement and Verification (EM&V), the Department of Energy and serves as supporting documentation for potential audits. How to Obtain an AHRI Certificate

To learn more about becoming a Lockheed Martin Energy Trade Ally, call us at 1-800-721-7385 or email us at


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