Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

May 12, 2009


This program is now closed. See the OED program website for additional information. The Indiana Office of Energy Development (OED) is offering rebates to homeowners who replace an existing furnace, boiler, or water heater with an Energy Star certified, energy efficient unit in their homes. The following table summarizes the rebate amounts and minimum product requirements for each product type:

ProductProduct RequirementsRebate Amounts
Natural Gas or Propane Furnace90% AFUE or greater$400
Oil Furnace85% AFUE or greater$400
Natural Gas or Propane Residential Boiler85% AFUE or greater$750
Natural Gas or Propane Storage Water HeaterMinimum 0.62 Energy Factor, Minimum 30 Gallon storage capacity$150
Natural Gas or Propane Tankless Water HeaterMust have 0.82 Energy Factor or greater$250
To be eligible for the rebate, applicants must have a maximum household income of $75,000 or less, the system must replace an existing unit, and equipment must be installed between January 20, 2009 and April 30, 2009. Rebate funds are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. See the program website for more details.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: State
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Indiana
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Indiana Office of Energy Development
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Water Heaters,Furnaces,Boilers
Incentive Amount: Varies depending on technology
Equipment Requirements: Varies depending on technology; must be Energy Star certified


Name: Harlan Ward
Organization: Indiana Office of Energy and Defense Developm
Address: 431 Charmany Drive
Madison WI 53719
Phone: (608) 772-6197

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.