Discover the Benefits of Participating in NYSERDA's Energy Programs & Incentives
At Primetime Energy Services, we are dedicated to helping residents, businesses, and organizations in New York State save money and reduce energy consumption. That's why we're proud to participate in NYSERDA's energy incentive programs, which are designed to help you take advantage of the latest advancements in energy efficiency and renewable energy.
What is NYSERDA?
NYSERDA (New York State Energy Research and Development Authority) is a public benefit corporation established to advance energy efficiency, environmental protection, and economic development in New York State. With a range of programs and incentives, NYSERDA is committed to helping residents, businesses, and organizations reduce energy consumption and transition to renewable energy sources.
Who Qualifies for NYSERDA Programs?
NYSERDA programs are available to a wide range of residents, businesses, and organizations in New York State. Eligibility for specific programs may vary, but typically includes: Residential homeowners, small and large businesses, nonprofit organizations, local governments, schools, and universities.
What Are the Benefits of Participating in NYSERDA Programs?
- Free energy assessments: A free, thorough home energy evaluation paid for by New York State, regardless of income. Energy assessments and audits can help identify energy-saving opportunities and implement energy-efficient solutions.
- Reduced energy costs: Upgrading to more energy-efficient equipment and systems can result in lower energy bills and reduced energy costs.
- Low-interest financing: Qualified homeowners can receive 0% interest and no payments for one year on energy-saving home renovation projects, with additional rates as low as 3.49% or 6.99% for up to 15 years.
- Utility incentives and tax credits: For the installation of equipment that qualifies, the utility providers (NYSEG, RG&E, and National Fuel) offer rebates up to $1,000. Additionally, homeowners are permitted to deduct up to 10%, or $500, of their energy-saving improvements on their federal tax returns.
What Types of Programs Does NYSERDA Offer?
NYSERDA offers a variety of programs to meet the diverse needs of residents, businesses, and organizations in New York State. Some of the most popular programs include:
- Empower NY: Offers low-interest financing options for energy efficiency and renewable energy projects, reducing the upfront costs of upgrading to more energy-efficient systems.
- NYS Clean Heat Program: Provides incentives and technical assistance to building owners and operators who are replacing fossil fuel heating systems with clean heating technologies.
- Assisted Home Performance: Provides free home efficiency evaluations as well as up to $5,000 in insulation, heating, and hot water equipment. Two-to-four-unit residences are eligible for up to $10,000.
- Comfort Home Program: Up to $4,000 in incentives for insulation and window upgrades, and a $2,500 incentive for the installation of heat pumps. Everyone qualifies regardless of income.
- Rebate Programs: Residents and businesses can receive rebates for purchasing and installing energy-efficient equipment and systems, such as heating and cooling systems, insulation, and lighting.
Get Started with NYSERDA Today!
Ready to take advantage of the benefits of NYSERDA programs? Participating in NYSERDA's energy programs and incentives can provide numerous benefits for residents, businesses, and organizations in New York State. With the help of Primetime Energy Services, you can take advantage of free energy assessments, reduced energy costs, low-interest financing options, utility incentives and tax credits, and much more. With 0% financing and access to utility grants with no payments for one year, upgrading your energy-efficient systems has never been more accessible. Contact us today to learn more and get started on your journey towards a more sustainable and cost-effective energy solution, or download the form below.