Weatherization Network Initiative (New York)
Last modified on September 25, 2013.
Financial Incentive Program
|Name||Weatherization Network Initiative|
|Incentive Type||State Grant Program|
|Applicable Sector||Low-Income Residential|
|Eligible Technologies||Refrigerators, Lighting, Boilers, Custom/Others pending approval|
|Energy Category||Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs|
|Funding Source||System Benefits Fund|
|Installation Requirements||Installation must be completed by a certified contractor recommended by program|
|Date added to DSIRE||2005-06-16|
|Last DSIRE Review||2006-10-06|
Through the Weatherization Network Initiative, homeowners who had their home weatherized under the Weatherization Assistance Program and did not receive electric reduction measures, or are on a Weatherization waiting list exceeding six months. The income requirements for an eligible applicant and regional implementers of the program are listed on the program website. After a customer’s eligibility is verified, the implementer will send out a certified contractor to complete the work. The average utility savings for a household are approximately $150/year.
Eligible customers are electricity distribution customers of Central Hudson Gas and Electric Corporation, Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc., New York State Electric and Gas Corporation, Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation, Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc., and Rochester Gas and Electric Corporation who pay the System Benefits Charge (SBC).
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.