Water Heating Rebates

Installing a natural gas water heater is a great way to save money for years to come, while you enjoy continuous hot water. To get you started with replacing or upgrading your current water heater, we offer several rebate options designed to help offset the cost of purchase and installation.

Rebate allowances are effective for appliances installed on or after August 1, 2021.
Appliances installed prior to August 1, 2021 will be issued according to the prior approved allowances below.†

Available Water Heater Residential Rebates include:
Please note any rebate paid cannot exceed the total cost of equipment, installation, and any associated piping and/or venting costs.

Natural Gas Water Heater Options

Replacing an Electric Water Heater

Replacing a Natural Gas Water Heater

Tank Water Heater

$550

$350

ENERGY STAR Tank Water Heater

$650

$400

Tankless Water Heater

$700

$550

To qualify for our Water Heater Rebates, you must be an active Peoples Gas customer or a landlord of a rental property with Peoples Gas service. Your qualifying appliance must be a new natural gas water heater that meets the following criteria, as applicable:

  • Energy Star tank water heaters must meet the Energy Star criteria.
  • Tankless water heaters must provide a minimum of five gallons per minute (GPM).

†Appliances installed prior to August 1, 2021 will be issued according to . Info Icon

Rebate allowances prior to 8/1/2021

Natural Gas Appliance

Replace Electric with Natural Gas

Replace Natural Gas with Natural Gas

Replace Oil with Natural Gas

Tank Water Heating

$500

$350

$0

High Efficiency Tank Water Heating

$550

$400

$0

Tankless Water Heating

$675

$550

$0

Central Heating or Wall Furnace

$725

$500

Up to $330

Cooking

$200

$100

$0

Clothes Drying

$150

$100

$0

Space Heating

$65

$0

Up to $330

Gas Space Conditioning $150 per ton

Please note: The following will not qualify for a rebate:

  • Used or refurbished appliances
  • Appliances purchased from Habitat for Humanity, Goodwill, Salvation Army, eBay or any other thrift stores
Request a rebate

Click on one of the buttons below to begin your rebate application. Be sure to have electronic copies of your sales invoice(s) and receipt(s) ready to upload. Invoices and receipts for purchase and installation must be marked "Paid in Full" or display a "0" balance. To avoid any inconvenience, please save your application at the bottom of the electronic application. The application will be saved for a maximum of 10 days.

Replacing an Electric Water Heater

Replacing a Natural Gas Water Heater

Applications must be submitted within 12 months from the date of the appliance purchase. Appliances for years between rebates and Peoples Gas will pay a maximum of two allowances for the same type of appliances installed, excluding dryers.

Appliance

Years Required Between Rebates

Number of Same Appliance Rebates Allowed

Dryer

5

1

Cooking Equipment

5

2

Tank Water Heater

6

2

ENERGY STAR Tank Water Heater

6

2

Tankless Water Heater

10

2

Furnace

10

2

Space Heating

5

2

Gas Space Conditioning

5

2

Peoples Gas reserves the right to alter or discontinue this program or related rebates at any time without notice.

Making false statements on any Peoples Gas rebate application is punishable by law. Any and all funds determined, in Peoples Gas sole discretion, to have been acquired on the basis of fraudulent or misrepresented information must be returned to the Program. Peoples Gas may refuse payment and participation if the signatory(ies), applicant(s), or customer(s) violate program standards. Peoples Gas is not liable for rebates promised to customers as a result of a contractor misrepresenting the program.

Customer has up to 12 months from the date of appliance purchase to submit for energy conservation rebates. Peoples Gas reserves the right to verify the equipment installation prior to payment of rebates. Peoples Gas reserves the right to require pre-verification for program eligibility under certain circumstances. Peoples Gas may schedule and conduct a post-installation verification prior to payment of any rebate. The actual rebate amount will be determined based on the verification and may vary from the original estimate.

Email resrebates@peoplesgas.com or call 813-228-4755 with any questions.

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