Renew Boston provides no-cost building energy assessments and eligible residents may receive 75% off – up to $2,000 off – for insulation and air sealing. For triple-deckers and duplexes where all eligible units are weatherized, incentives include 90% off insulation, up to $3,000 per apartment! That’s a great deal.
Renew Boston is a network of energy efficiency providers helping to assist qualified Boston tenants, homeowners, and landlords in making energy improvements to their homes and properties. The City and its partner MassSave provide eligible Bostonians with no-cost home energy assessments and incentives for energy efficiency upgrades including insulation, air sealing, water saving devices, and high-efficiency light bulbs.
Mayor Thomas M. Menino established Renew Boston in order to achieve ambitious city-wide goals for saving energy, reducing greenhouse gas emissions, and creating green jobs. Renew Boston is an innovative public-private partnership to boost energy efficiency and alternative energy services for Boston residents and businesses. To learn more about the City of Boston’s sustainability programs, please visit the Mayor’s Office of Environmental & Energy Services webpage.