High Efficiency Furnace and Natural Gas Boiler Rebate
The High Efficiency Furnace and Natural Gas Boiler rebate is made possible by Energize Connecticut and administered by Yankee Gas and CL&P. A rebate of $200 - $750 per system is available.
Valid for Connecticut Light & Power, United Illuminating, Connecticut Natural Gas, Southern Connecticut Gas, or Yankee Gas residential customers who purchase and install a qualifying natural gas, oil or propane warm air furnace and/or a natural gas boiler on or after January 1, 2013 through December 31, 2013. This equipment may qualify for a Connecticut Housing Investment and Finance (CHIF) low interest loan. Warm air natural gas furnaces also qualify for the Quality Installation and Verification program.
High Efficiency Furnace and Natural Gas Boiler Rebate application:
Verify that your new system qualifies:
Replacement Furnace Minimum Efficiency Levels / Incentive Schedules
|Eligible Equipment Type||Minimum Efficiency for Incentive||Incentive Per Unit|
|Natural Gas Warm Air Furnace1||AHRI2 Rated CEE Tier II Criteria of 95% AFUE3 and furnace fan efficiency "e"4 less than or equal to 2%*||$600|
|Oil Warm Air Furnace||AHRI Rated 86% AFUE and furnace fan efficiency "e" less than or equal to 2%*||$200|
|Propane Warm Air Furnace||AHRI Rated Furnace Criteria of 95% AFUE and furnace fan efficiency "e" less than or equal to 2%*||$200|
|Natural Gas Boiler||ENERGY STAR® qualified, AHRI Rated 90% AFUE with Temperature Reset or Purge Control||$750|
1 Eligible natural gas furnace installation outside of CL&P and UI territory is only eligible for $360 rebate incentive.
2 AHRI – Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration Institute. All equipment must be rated in the AHRI Unitary or Applied Air Conditioning Directories. Both can be found online at www.ahridirectory.org.
3 AFUE – Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency
CEE – Consortium for Energy Efficiency – www.cee1.org
*Both measures with applicable eligible efficiency levels must be made to qualify for incentive.
Locate your qualifying make and model:
Obtain your AHRI certificate:
Locate a qualified HVAC installer:
- www.natex.org, North American Technician Excellence, Inc.
- www.elicense.ct.gov, Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection Trade License Directory
Qualify for financing:
- www.chif.org, Please note that to obtain CHIF financing, your contractor must be approved by CHIF.
Warm air natural gas furnaces also qualify for the Quality Installation and Verification (QIV) program incentives. Please note that your HVAC installer must be on the utility approved QIV contractor directory. Read more about the QIV program here:
For more information, call 1-877-WISE-USE (1-877-947-3873).