Do you heat with forced hot air? Is your furnace at least 12 years old? Do you heat with forced hot water or steam? Is your boiler at least 30 years old? If you answered “yes” to either of these questions, the Early Heating Equipment Replacement Rebate from Mass Save can help you to proactively upgrade your heating system! One way to help offset the rising cost of...Read More
Many older Boston homes have been unable to either insulate fully because of knob-and-tube wiring or to replace older heating systems because their old systems are wrapped in asbestos insulation. The Department of Energy Resources (DOER) recently announced a new first-come-first-serve round of funding to help insulate these homes or install modern heating systems. New...Read More
Own a duplex or triple-decker in the City of Boston? You can take advantage of the new Renew Boston Whole Building Incentive! This incentive provides eligible condo-owners, landlords and tenants* of two- and three-family homes enhanced energy efficiency incentives for their whole building including: • A no-cost energy assessment for each unit • No-cost instant...Read More
“My natural gas bill was out of control. I heard about Renew Boston and they came in to do an energy audit. Lo and behold, the auditor told me that all the heat was going through my roof, because I didn’t have any insulation in my attic. Now, my gas bill has been cut in half. I do see the change, and I am so glad that this program is available. I will be spreading the...Read More
Renew Boston wants to help you make your home as comfortable and affordable as possible. The first step is to sign up for a no-cost, no-obligation Home Energy Assessment.
Renters and property owners who live in or own buildings in Boston with fewer than 5 apartments can sign up today for a Home Energy Assessment. The Assessment includes no-cost water saving devices and high-efficiency light bulbs, and is the first step to becoming qualified for incentives for insulation, air sealing, and other energy efficiency improvements. Condo owners in buildings with fewer than 5 units are eligible, as are landlords with buildings of fewer than 5 units.
When you click on the red sign-up button above, you will be transferred to Next Step Living, Renew Boston’s energy efficiency contractor. There you can click on the “Pick a Date, Schedule Now,” button and answer a few questions, then view all the dates and times that an Energy Adviser could come to your home. Take your pick from what’s available and you’re all set to start saving.
If you prefer to call, or if you want a different energy efficiency contractor, just call 617-635-SAVE (7283) to be connected to Renew Boston’s statewide partner,
Mass Save, which will assign a certified Energy Adviser for you.
Click the red sign up button above or call for your assessment today! Click here to read more about what happens during a Home Energy Assessment.
Residents and owners of buildings with greater than 4 units should call 617-635-7283 for Mass Save services.
Businesses, and large condo associations and co-ops (with greater than 4 units), increasingly face significant financial challenges due to rising energy costs. Renew Boston in partnership with NStar, National Grid and RISE Engineering provide Boston businesses with technical assistance and financial incentives to lower the impacts of high energy costs. This Direct Install program can pay for up to 70% of the total cost for retrofitting lighting and mechanical systems.Read more