What do I need to submit application:

A copy of your itemized invoice that contains all equipment and installation information (please keep the original for your records) -Your CenterPoint Energy account number from your most recent bill -Installing contractor information (if applicable) -AHRI Certificate or AHRI Certificate Number for the appropriate equipment - For self-installation, please provide a purchase receipt for equipment installed


What is timeline for eligible sumissions:

Submit your completed application along with required documentation within 60 calendar days of equipment installation

The installed equipment must be new; no refurbished equipment will be accepted. Equipment must be purchased and installed between January 1, 2023 and December 31, 2023.


What should be included on invoice:

Installation address/location

  • Equipment make, model and serial number
  • Date of installation
  • Total number of units installed
  • Total project cost of the equipment
  • Instant rebate amount (if applicable) with line item detailing "CenterPoint Energy Rebate Instant Discount"







What is the process for submitting an application?

  1. Find a contractor. Some products must be professionally installed (except for thermostats, which may be self-installed).
  2. Make upgrades. Install new, qualifying products or services (see reverse) before December 31, 2023.
  3. Start saving. The fastest way to earn your rebate dollars is to apply online at CenterPointEnergy.com/SmartSavings. Applications are also accepted via mail, email or fax. Applications must be submitted within 60 days of installation.


Is there a rebate available for Central Air contioning, Electric Heat Pump, Dual Fuel Heat pump or ductless heat pump?

Higher efficiency equipment may be eligible for a rebate through the alternative rebate offers (Midstream).

To learn more, call 1-866-240-8476 to ask about participating distributors in your area.

Rebates only available through Midstream Midstream Program Participating Partners (PDF)


Contact Us


For assistance completing this application, call 866-240-8476 or email [email protected] to reach a CenterPoint Energy Efficiency Advisor.

Representatives are available Monday-Friday, 8am to 7pm EST