National Grid (Electric) – Residential EnergyWise Incentive Program (Rhode Island)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Rhode Island

Name National Grid (Electric) – Residential EnergyWise Incentive Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Construction, Low-Income Residential, Residential
Eligible Technologies Boilers, Building Insulation, Central Air conditioners, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Duct/Air sealing, Equipment Insulation, Heat pumps, Lighting, Pool Pumps, Programmable Thermostats, Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Personal Computing Equipment, Room Air Conditioners, Heat Pump Water Heaters, Energy Assessment, Smart Power Strips, Room Air Cleaner
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount WiFi Programmable Thermostat: 50% of cost

7-day Programmable Thermostat: $25
Deep Energy Retrofit Insulation Pilot Program: $2 - $3.50/sq ft (base); $1.75/sq ft (performance)
Central AC/ or Heat Pump: $300-$500
Pool Pump: Up to $300
Heat Pump Water Heater: Up to $750
Refrigerator: $30 - 50
Freezer: $20 - $25
Refrigerator/Freezer Recycling: $50
Room Air Cleaners: $40
Room Air Conditioner: $20
Power Strips: $10
CFLs: up to $6
Lighting Fixtures: up to $25
Energy Audit: Free + 75% of recommended improvements

Equipment Requirements Appliances must be ENERGY STAR Qualified

Central AC/Air Source Heat Pump: >14.5, >12, >8.2
Ductless Mini-Split Heat Pump: >16, >12, >8.2
See program web site for full requirements

Expiration Date 2013-12-31

Maximum Incentive See program web site


References Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency[1]


National Grid offers a variety of energy efficiency incentives for residential customers. Incentives are provided for purchasing and implementing insulation upgrades, HVAC equipment, appliances, pool pumps, lighting fixtures and other measures. Certain measures are offered as a comprehensive package. Some rebates are given at the time of purchase while others require a mail-in application. The program web site above lists the specific requirements for the different rebates available.

Additionally, new construction programs are available to customers who build energy efficient homes according to National Grid standards. Customers can call 1-888-633-7947 for more information or visit the program web site. Contact National Grid for more information on the full range of incentive options.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name National Grid Residential Efficiency Program

Phone (800) 292-2032
Phone 2 (888) 633-7947


  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


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