Piedmont Natural Gas - Residential Equipment Efficiency Program

August 04, 2023


Piedmont Natural Gas offers rebates to residential customers for purchasing and installing high-efficiency natural gas tankless water heaters, storage tank water heaters, and furnaces. This program is only available to current Piedmont residential and commercial customers in good standing. Equipment must be listed as eligible for rebate and installed during the rebate period prior to application submission. New construction not eligible. Efficiency qualifications set forth in the rebate application must be met.

Maximum 2 water heating and 2 space heating rebates for residential customers in a 12-month period. See program site for more details.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: North Carolina
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: http://www.piedmontng.com/yourhome/savemoneyandenergy/efficiencyprograms/ncequiprebates.aspx
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Water Heaters
  • Furnaces
  • Tankless Water Heater
Incentive Amount: High-Efficiency Furnace: $175 - $225/unit
Tankless Water Heater: $150 - $200/unit
Tank Water Heater: $50
Maximum Incentive: Maximum 2 space heating and 2 water heating rebates per household in a 12-month period.
Equipment Requirements: High Efficiency Furnace lower rebate: AFUE 90% to 94.9%
High Efficiency Furnace higher rebate: AFUE 95% or higher
Tankless Water Heater lower rebate: UEF 0.81 to 0.91
Tankless Water Heater higher rebate: UEF 0.92 or higher
Tank Water Heater: UEF 0.64 or higher


This program has 3 incentives
Technologies: Furnaces
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive has a maximum of 175.00 $/Unit, The incentive has a minimum of 225.00 $/Unit
Technologies: Tankless Water Heater
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive has a maximum of 150.00 $/Unit, The incentive has a minimum of 200.00 $/Unit
Technologies: Water Heaters
Sectors: Residential
Parameters: The incentive is 50.00 $/Unit


Name: Piedmont Natural Gas
Address: 4720 Piedmont Row Drive
Charlotte NC 28233
Phone: (877) 279-3636
Email: save-energy@piedmontng.com

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.