Virginia Natural Gas - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program

March 05, 2012


Virginia Natural Gas provides incentives for residential customers to purchase high-efficiency natural gas equipment. Energy efficient water heaters, tankless water heaters, furnaces, and programmable thermostats are eligible for rebates. Other rebates may become available in the future. To qualify, customers must fill out a rebate form for an energySMART program online submission. To complete the form applicants need a Virginia Natural Gas account number, and an energySMART installation verification form provided by your installing contractor (for qualifying water heater). See the program web site listed above for other instructions and requirements.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Virginia
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site:
Administrator: Virginia Natural Gas Customer Care Center
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Water Heaters
  • Furnaces
  • Programmable Thermostats
Incentive Amount: Furnace: $500
Tankless Water Heater: $500
Tank Water Heater: $150 Rebate
Programmable Thermostat: Free (1)
Equipment Requirements: Furnace: AFUE 90% or greater
Tank Style Water Heater: EF .62 or greater
Tankless Water Heater: EF .82 or greater


Name: Virginia Natural Gas
Address: P.O. Box 4569 Dept. 6250
Phoenix AZ 85072
Phone: (866) 229-3578

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.