Central Hudson Gas & Electric (Electric) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program (New York)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place New York

Name Central Hudson Gas and Electric (Electric) - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Central Air conditioners, Duct/Air sealing, Heat pumps, Motor VFDs, Motors, Programmable Thermostats, Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Heat Pump Water Heaters, ECM Furnace Fans
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
Amount Central AC: $400 - $600, depending on efficiency

Air-source Heat Pumps: $400 - $600, depending on efficiency
Electronically Commutated Motor (ECM) Furnace Fans: $200
Electric Heat Pump Water Heaters: $400
Programmable Thermostats: $25
Air and Duct Sealing: $100/hour

Equipment Requirements Programmable Thermostats: must be Energy Star rated

Central AC: minimum SEER of 15, minimum EER of 12.5
Air-source Heat Pumps: minimum SEER of 15, minimum EER of 12, and minimum HSPF of 8.5
Electric Heat Pump Water Heaters: must have EF greater than 2.0

Maximum Incentive Air Sealing: $600

Website http://www.savingscentral.com/residential.html

References DSIRE[1]


The Home Energy SavingsCentral Program offers customers rebates of between $25 and $600 for energy efficient equipment and measures. This is for residential electric customers who upgrade heating, cooling or ventilation systems with specific types of energy efficient equipment. These rebates include efficient central air conditioners, central air-source heat pumps, electric heat pump water heaters, furnace blower fans, programmable thermostats, refrigerator recycling and duct and air sealing (with blower door and duct blaster testing). Rebates for the following types of natural gas equipment are available as well: natural gas furnaces, natural gas boilers, boiler reset controls, steam boilers, and indirect water heaters. Contact Central Hudson Gas and Electric for more information on these programs.

Incentive Contact

Department Central Hudson Gas and Electric
Address 248 South Avenue
Place Poughkeepsie, New York
Zip/Postal Code 12601
Phone (845) 486-5221
Phone 2 (800) 527-2714

Website http://www.savingscentral.com/

  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"