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How to Participate

The New Home Construction Program ENERGY STAR® Standard option offers up to $1,400 in rebates for natural gas and electric homes and up to $1,200 in rebates for natural gas-only homes. Participating in the Consumers Energy New Home Construction Rebate Program* is easy when you follow these steps:

  • Work with a local Home Energy Rater to ensure your home is designed and built to meet ENERGY STAR® guidelines – homes must receive qualifying score.
  • Fill out and submit an online Partnership Agreement – a simple form that explains the proper use of the ENERGY STAR name and mark.
  • Fill out and submit the rebate form, providing the Home Energy Rating System final report and certificate along with your ENERGY STAR certificate, to Consumers Energy.
  • Complete Consumers Energy participation agreement.
  • Receive rebate payment from Consumers Energy.

For complete guidelines, visit ENERGY STAR.

* Funding is limited. Rebates available on a first-come, first-served basis.

For a full list of requirements, visit ENERGY STAR.
To get started, follow these simple steps today: