2024 Commercial High Efficiency Foodservice (CHEF) Program Save up to $1900 per piece of energy-efficient equipment!

Whether your business is a restaurant, hotel, commercial kitchen, or small restaurant full of southern hospitality, you are the heart of the Houston community known for its unique and diverse food selection.

Since 2021, the CHEF program has provided over $630K in savings incentives on new commercial kitchen equipment. We’ve helped to reduce energy bills and promote a sustainable, clean energy future for the foodservice industry.

NEW for 2024!

  • Program additions now include electric griddles and zero-energy refrigeration doors.
  • We have expanded to work DIRECTLY with small business restaurants and individual equipment owners!
  • We want to make the savings available to everyone, regardless of size!

CenterPoint Energy is here to work with you to help lower your energy costs. This program reduces the upfront cost of eligible commercial equipment, including:

  • NEW: Electric Griddles
  • NEW: Zero-Energy Ready Refrigeration Doors
  • Dishwashers
  • Commercial Ice Makers
  • Convection Ovens
  • Combination Ovens
  • Steam Cookers
  • Refrigerators
  • Freezers
  • Electric Fryers
  • Hot Food Holding Cabinets

Learn more at www.centerpointenergy.com/CHEFor email CNPEE@CenterPointEnergy.com.