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National Grid (Gas) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Programs (Upstate New York)

Multi-Family Residential
Maximum Rebate 

Programmable Thermostats: two/household (self installed)
ENERGY STAR Replacement Windows: 50 windows/household
Insulation: $3000
7 Day Programmable Thermostats: 2 units
Windows: $500

Program Info
New York
Program Type 
Utility Rebate Program
Rebate Amount 

Multifamily: Free CFLs, evaluation, refrigerator replacement, and hot water insulation
Comprehensive Home Assessment and 2 Hours Air Sealing: $550 discount
Boilers: $400-$1000
Boiler Reset Controls: $100
Indirect Water Heater (attached to boiler): $240 - $300
Furnaces: $160-$600
Sealing and Insulating Heating Ducts: $600
7 Day Programmable Thermostats: $25

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.

Other Information 

Forced Hot Water Boilers: must have a minimum of 85% AFUE
Steam Boilers: must have electronic ignition and 82%+ AFUE
Furnaces: must be forced hot air furnaces with a minimum of 90% AFUE
Water Heater: must be an indirect water heater attached to a natural gas ENERGY STAR forced hot water boiler.