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CenterPoint Energy - Business Gas Heating Rebates   

Last DSIRE Review: 06/20/2014
Program Overview:
State: Arkansas
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Water Heaters, Furnaces , Boilers, Custom/Others pending approval, Food Service Equipment, Vent Dampeners, Tankless Water Heaters, Infrared Heating
Applicable Sectors: Commercial, Industrial
Amount:Solutions Program: Varies
Direct Install Measures: No cost to customers
85% to 91.9% Efficiency Boiler: $1,400/MMBtuh Input
92%+ Efficiency Boiler: $2000/MMBtuh Input
Modulating Boiler Burners: $1,000/MMBtuh Input
Vent Dampers: $250/boiler
Boiler Controls: $150/system
Storage Water Heater: $75
Tankless Water Heater: $500
Forced-air Furnace: $400-$600
Direct Vent Wall Furnace: $200
Hydronic Heating System: $400
Back Up Furnace: $125-$175
Ovens: $500 - $1000
Fryers: $250/unit
Maximum Incentive:Boiler System, Modulating Boiler Burner, and Vent Dampeners: 25% of equipment cost
Equipment Requirements:Boiler System: 85%+ EF
Natural gas forced-air furnace: 90%+ AFUE
Back up forced-air furnace: 80% AFUE
Hydronic heating system: 82% AFUE or higher
Natural gas tankless water heater: .80 EF*+
Natural gas storage tank water heater: .62 EF*+
Expiration Date:12/31/2014
Web Site:

 The CenterPoint Energy programs are available to all commercial and industrial CenterPoint Energy customers in Arkansas. The Commercial and Industrial Prescriptive program offers rebates for the installation of energy efficient furnaces, boilers, water heaters, and cooking equipment.

The Commercial and Industrial Solutions Program offers technical assistance in identifying energy efficiency measures and pays cash incentives to help offset the initial installation cost. The Solutions program also provides direct install natural gas energy efficiency measures such as faucet aerators and pre-rinse spray valves that reduce natural gas use as well as reducing water and sewer costs.

  Matt Flanigan
CLEAResult Consulting, Inc.
1 Allied Dr. Ste. 1600
Little Rock, AR 72202
Phone: (501) 221-4016
Web Site:
  Robert Davenport
8500 W. Markham Street
Little Rock, AR 72205
Phone: (501) 265-0249
Phone 2: (501) 221-4015
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