Financial Resources for Homes

There are a variety of financial resources available to help you make energy efficiency improvements in your home.

First, check with your utility provider. Review your bill to see if receive your energy from AmerenNicor Gas, or Corn Belt. Each utility provides excellent financial resources and incentives to help you reduce your energy usage.  If you are a low-income household, you may qualify for weatherization improvements. See the link below for eligibility requirements and where to find more information.

Rebate ProgramFinancial HelpEligibility
Ameren Illinois Incentives
  • Incentives on energy-efficient home improvements, including:
    • Added insulation
    • Air sealing to eliminate drafts
    • Heating and cooling equipment upgrades
    • Smart thermostats
  • Receive up to $100 cash back when you purchase a new ENERGY STAR certified smart thermostat
  • Discounts on energy efficient lighting at participating stores
  • All current Ameren residential customers are eligible to apply for the financial incentives.
    Nicor Gas energySMART Program
  • Rebates on:
    • Boilers
    • Water Heaters
    • Furnaces
    • Programmable Thermostats
    • Furnace/AC Combos
    • Free Energy Saving Kits with aerators and low-flow shower heads
    • and more!
  • Free Products:
    • 1 or 2 bathroom faucet aerators
    • 1 dual-spray kitchen faucet aerator
    • Shower timer
    • Plumber’s tape
  • All current Nicor Gas residential customers are eligible to apply for the Program.
    Corn Belt Energy Rebates
  • Heat Pump Water Heater Rebate
  • HVAC Heat Pump Rebates
  • Geothermal Rebates
  • Commercial & Industrial Energy Efficiency Incentives
  • Lighting Rebates
  • All current Corn Belt members are eligible to apply for the Program.