Holyoke Gas & Electric - Residential Energy Efficiency Loan Program (Massachusetts)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

Financial Incentive Program

Place Massachusetts

Name Holyoke Gas and Electric - Residential Energy Efficiency Loan Program
Incentive Type Utility Loan Program
Applicable Sector Multi-Family Residential, Residential
Eligible Technologies Boilers, Building Insulation, Central Air conditioners, Doors, Equipment Insulation, Furnaces, Water Heaters, Windows, Sky Lights
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount up to $5,000

Terms Rate: 0%
Repayment: up to 5 years
Program Administrator Customer Service
Website http://www.hged.com/html/incentive_programs.html#RECProgram

References DSIRE[1]


The Holyoke Gas and Electric (HG&E) Residential Energy Efficiency Program provides residential customers with loans to help make energy saving improvements on eligible homes. The loan provides 0% interest assistance and is repayable over up to 5 years and charged to the customer's monthly HG&E bill.

The program covers the following home improvements: Central air conditioning, gas fired warm air furnaces, gas fired steam boilers, gas fired hot water boilers, gas fired instantaneous hot water heaters, gas conversion burners, indirect water heater (attached to a gas fired boiler), attic insulation, wall insulation, Energy Star replacement windows and doors, Energy Star replacement sky lights, basement insulation, heating and hot water piping insulation, rim joist insulation, and storm windows. Homeowners installing insulation, replacement windows, replacement skylights, or an indirect water heater must have a free home energy audit performed before application submission. All equipment must meet certain energy efficiency standards that are listed on the application.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Holyoke Gas and Electric
Department Customer Service
Address 99 Suffolk St
Place Holyoke, Massachusetts
Zip/Postal Code 01040
Phone (413) 536-9300

Website http://www.hged.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)"