NYSERDA – Assisted Home Performance Grants

State:      New York

  • Incentive Type:     State Grant Program
  • Eligible Efficiency Technologies:     Clothes Washers, Dishwasher, Refrigerators, Dehumidifiers, Ceiling Fan, Water Heaters, Lighting, Furnaces , Boilers, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Heat recovery, Programmable Thermostats, Duct/Air sealing, Building Insulation, Windows, Doors, Custom/Others pending approval
  • Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:     Solar Water Heat, Biomass, Geothermal Heat Pumps
  • Applicable Sectors:     Low-Income Residential
  • Amount:    50% of costs
  • Maximum Incentive:    Single-family: $5,000
  • Multi-family (2-4 units): $10,000 per building
  • Equipment Requirements:    Eligible equipment and installations are determined by energy audit
  • Installation Requirements:    Measures must be installed by BPI certified contractor
  • Funding Source:    System Benefits Charge (SBC)
  • Program Budget:    $56 million (July 2006 – June 2011); combined funding for low-income, new and existing single-family programs
  • Expiration Date:    06/30/2011 (SBC III expiration)
  • Web Site:  http://www.getenergysmart.org/SingleFamilyHomes/ExistingBuilding/HomeOwner/LowIncomeEligible.aspx