National Grid (Gas) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Programs (Metro New York) (New York)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||National Grid (Gas) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Programs (Metro New York)|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Multi-Family Residential, Residential|
|Eligible Technologies||Boilers, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Duct/Air sealing, Equipment Insulation, Furnaces, Programmable Thermostats, Refrigerators, Water Heaters|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| Multifamily: Free CFLs, evaluation, refrigerator replacement, and hot water insulation|
Comprehensive Home Assessment and 2 Hours Air Sealing: $550 discount
|Equipment Requirements|| Forced Hot Water Boilers: must have a minimum of 85% AFUE|
Steam Boilers: must have electronic ignition and 82%+ AFUE
|Installation Requirements|| Customers must obtain a reservation number before submitting rebate applications.|
Sealing and Insulating Heating Ducts: improvement must be made when a BPI accredited contractor installs a 90%+ AFUE forced hot air furnace
|Maximum Incentive|| Programmable Thermostats: two/household (self installed)|
ENERGY STAR Replacement Windows: 50 windows/household
|Date added to DSIRE||2008-07-23|
|Last DSIRE Review||2012-06-06|
| Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE
National Grid’s High Efficiency Heating Rebates are offered to residential gas heating customers in the New York City metro area and Long Island. Rebates vary depending on equipment type and where customers live. All equipment must meet efficiency standards provided on the website. Applications are to be completed and sent in after equipment installation. Eligible equipment includes high efficiency heating equipment (boilers and furnaces), indirect water heaters, 7-day programmable thermostats, home air sealing measures, heating duct insulation and air sealing. The application form is available on the program's website.
National Grid also offers Income-eligible households the opportunity to qualify for grants, free comprehensive home assessments, and low-interest financing. Applications for these rebates can be found on the program web site.
|Contact Name||National Grid Energy Efficiency|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.