Austin Energy Participating Contractors

Austin Energy works with trade professionals in the Austin area to help serve the energy efficiency needs of our community. Our participating contractors work closely with Austin Energy and our customers on improvements that help conserve energy, save money, and maintain or increase comfort in homes or businesses.

Our participating contractors also help guide customers through the application process for rebates, loans, and other incentives.

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How to Become a Participating Contractor

Step 1: Register with the City of Austin

To become an Austin Energy participating contractor, you must first register with the City of Austin's Vendor Connection.
Registering allows you to:

  • List your products or services with the City
  • Receive solicitation notices when your product or services meet our business needs
  • Look for different types of solicitations, and see when master agreements expire and are ready for re-solicitation

Step 2: Register with Austin Energy

The second step to becoming a participating contractor is to register your company with Austin Energy.

  • Refer to the list below and click the program name for which you want to register. Complete and submit the application. A representative will review and reply to your request.
  • Do you want to register for more than one program? Call us at 512-482-5346 or email Customer Energy Solutions. We're happy to help.
Austin Energy Program Offerings Included in Program

Appliance Efficiency Program (AEP)


  • Air Conditioning
  • Heat Pump Water Heaters
  • Pool Pumps
  • Power Partner℠ Thermostats
  • Solar Screens
  • Window Unit Air Conditioning

Commercial Rebates



  • Custom Technologies
  • New Construction Rebates


  • Automatic Lighting Controls
  • Ceiling and Roof Insulation
  • Chillers
  • Commercial Kitchen Equipment
  • Cooling Towers
  • Electronically Commutated Motor (ECM) Rebates
  • Energy Recovery Ventilators
  • Guest Room Controllers
  • Heat Pump Water Heaters
  • High Efficiency Lighting and Controls
  • Home Energy Savings for Small Business
  • HVAC Replacement
  • HVAC Tune-Up
  • New Construction Lighting
  • New Construction Rebates
  • Plug Load Occupancy Sensors
  • Reflective Roof Coating
  • Thermal Energy Storage
  • Transformers
  • Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS)
  • Variable Frequency Drives (VFD)
  • Window Treatments and Replacements

Home Energy Savings

Residential and Commercial

  • Residential Rebate
  • Small Business Rebate

Multifamily Rebates

  • Attic Insulation
  • Cycle Saver Water Heater Timers
  • Duct System Improvements
  • ECAD Incentive
  • HVAC Replacement
  • HVAC Tune-Up
  • LED Lighting
  • Power Partner℠ Thermostats
  • Solar Screens and Window Replacement

Small Business Lighting


  • Annual open enrollment for this program is in October.


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Date last reviewed or modified: 12/29/2022