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Nicor Gas - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebates

Low-Income Residential
Multi-Family Residential
Maximum Rebate 


Program Info
Expiration Date 


Program Type 
Utility Rebate Program
Rebate Amount 

Storage Water Heater: $100
High Efficiency Furnace: $200-$400
High Efficiency Boiler: $350- $450
Hot Water Pipe Insulation: $10 per installation
Programmable Thermostats: $20 per unit

Offered in partnership with ComEd:
Complete System Replacements (Furnace and AC): $700 - $1,000
Energy Assessment: $99
Multi-Family Comprehensive Energy Efficiency Program and New Construction: Contact the Nicor Gas Energy Efficiency Program

Energy efficient products are eligible for Nicor Gas rebates. Applications must be postmarked no later than 90 days after installation. Customers can also choose the Instant Discount Option, which provides a discount at point of purchase from a participating contractor. Visit the website for complete rules. In addition to the energy efficiency rebates listed above, Nicor Gas offers the Home Energy Savings Program, Multi-Family Comprehensive Energy Efficiency Program and New Construction in partnership with ComEd. The Home Energy Savings Program and Multi-Family Comprehensive Energy Efficiency Program provide participants with an onsite energy audit, installation of free energy-saving products and incentives for making additional energy-saving upgrades. The New Construction Program offers single- family homes and duplexes incentives for efficiency. Visit www.nicorgasrebates/com/residential for complete information.

Contractors can attend webinars and training workshops about program details, receive educational materials/ sales tools and provide customers the rebate as an instant discount.

Other Information 

Storage Water Heater: ENERGY STAR qualified, EF 0.67
High Efficiency Furnace: Minimum of 92% AFUE High
Efficiency Boiler: Minimum of 90% AFUE
Hot Water Pipe Insulation: 6 feet of 0.75 inch thick insulation installed on natural gas hot water pipes
Programmable Thermostats: Must be installed on residential natural gas space heating
Complete System Replacement: Furnace with 92% AFUE or greater and central air conditioning with 14.5 SEER or greater