Unitil (Gas) - Residential Energy Efficiency Programs (New Hampshire)
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Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Unitil (Gas) - Residential Energy Efficiency Programs|
|Incentive Type||Utility Rebate Program|
|Applicable Sector||Commercial, Construction, Low-Income Residential, Multi-Family Residential, Residential|
|Eligible Technologies||Boilers, Building Insulation, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Custom/Others pending approval, Duct/Air sealing, Furnaces, Programmable Thermostats, Water Heaters, Tankless Water Heaters|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Amount|| Natural Gas Warm Air Furnace: $500 or $800 |
Natural Gas Boiler: $1,000 or $1,500
|Equipment Requirements|| Natural Gas Warm Air Furnace: AFUE 95% or greater |
Natural Gas Boiler: AFUE 90% of greater
|Installation Requirements||Projects with more than ten units require pre-approval from the utility for rebate funds to be reserved.|
|Maximum Incentive|| Home Performance with Energy Star: 50% Utility Rebate up to $4,000|
Home Energy Assistance (Low-income residents): $5,000
|Last DSIRE Review||2012-09-19|
| Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE
Unitil offers its New Hampshire residential customers a number of programs to encourage more energy efficient homes. The Home Performance with Energy Star Program can help to improve the energy efficiency of qualified homes. Customers with electrically heated homes qualify for a complete home energy audit and receive recommendations for improving the energy efficiency of their home. The program provides rebates up to $4,000 and includes incentives for installing energy savings improvements including:
* Attic and building insulation
* Hot Water Pipe and Tank Insulation
* Air sealing and weather stripping materials
* Water saving devices
* Energy Star CFLs and light fixtures
A Home Heating Index qualifier and application form can be found on the website listed above. In addition, through the Home Performance with Energy Star rebates are available for ENERGY STAR® labeled lighting, refrigerators, clothes washers, and air conditioning units. Rebates are offered on various Energy Star lighting fixtures. Rebate coupons can be downloaded online and are also available at participating New Hampshire retailers. A list of eligible technologies as well as an online rebate form is available on the website provided above. The Home Energy Assistance Program aids low-income customers in improving their home's energy efficiency. Products and services are provided at no cost to customers meeting program income guidelines, regardless of heating fuel type. Products and services of up to $4,000 are available to eligible customers.
|Contact Name||Gas Networks Unitil Energy Systems|
|Address||40 Washington Street, Suite 2000|
|Contact Name||Unitil Energy Systems|
|Address||One McGuire Street|
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.