If you are an income-eligible New Yorker or own an income-eligible rental property, we can help you find ways to save money and energy on your bills.
Many New Yorkers are eligible for these programs, including:
- Affordable Multifamily Building Owners
- Veterans receiving disability benefits
- People with fixed income or social security.
- People participating in HEAP, SNAP, TANF and other electric bill assistance programs.
- People with full or partial employment, couples and families
State programs for residents
Provides no-cost home energy assessments and low- or no-cost efficiency solutions for income-eligible New Yorkers. Whether you own your home or rent it, a participating contractor will evaluate whether your home would benefit from energy upgrades, including lighting installation, insulation upgrades, refrigerator/freezer replacements, and more.
Provides income-eligible homeowners and renters with the benefits of solar energy who might not otherwise be able to access clean energy. New York State is funding solar farms to help income-eligible households save up to $180 per year on electricity bills with no upfront costs or installation hassles.
State programs for affordable multifamily property owners
Looking for ways to increase the value of your building and the comfort of your tenants? You can reduce operating costs, improve tenant satisfaction, and reduce maintenance time by making your property more energy efficient. Work with a NYSERDA-qualified solutions provider and access incentives of up to $3,500 per unit when you make energy improvements to your affordable property.
Partnering with building owners, members of the construction and design community, and financial professionals to design comprehensive, high-performance retrofit solutions for affordable multifamily buildings. Discover how to incorporate net zero energy solutions into your affordable multifamily properties as part of a planned or upcoming capital investment project.
Joint Utilities and NYSERDA use stakeholder feedback to inform current programs and identify new opportunities. If you are interested in learning more about the stakeholder input sessions or accessing documents related to previous New Efficiency: New York stakeholder meetings, please visit our Stakeholder Resource Page.