MassSAVE (Gas) - Residential Rebate Program (Massachusetts)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Massachusetts

Name MassSAVE (Gas) - Residential Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Boilers, Custom/Others pending approval, Furnaces, Heat recovery, Programmable Thermostats, Water Heaters, Indirect Water Heaters, Tankless Water Heaters, Condensing Unit Heaters, Wi-Fi Programmable Thermostats
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Warm Air Furnaces with Electronic Commutated Motor (ECM): $300-$450

Forced Hot Water Boilers: $1,000-$1500
Programmable/Wi-Fi Thermostats: $25-$100
Indirect Water Heater: $400
Tankless On-Demand Water Heater: $500 or $800
Indirect Water Heater: $400
Condensing Gas Water Heaters: $500
Combined Boiler/Water Heating Unit: $1,200
Storage Water Heater: $100
After-Market Boiler Reset Controls: $225
Heat Recovery Ventilator: $500

Equipment Requirements Warm Air Furnaces: Greater or Equal To 95% with Electronic Commutated Motor (ECM)

Natural Gas Boiler: AFUE 90%
Combined Boiler/Water Heating Unit: AFUE 90%
Condensing Gas Water Heater: 95% Thermal Efficiency
On-Demand Tankless Water Heater: .82 EF, Energy Star qualified
Storage Water Heater: .67 EF; Energy Star qualified

Start Date 2012-01-01
Expiration Date 2013-12-31

Installation Requirements Pre-approval is required for projects with greater than 10 units.

Program Administrator Berkshire Gas, Columbia Gas of Massachusets, New England Gas Company, NSTAR Gas, Unitil, National Grid

References DSIRE[1]


MassSAVE, through Gas Networks, organizes residential conservation services for programs administered by Massachusetts electric companies, gas companies and municipal aggregators. These utilities include Columbia Gas of Massachusetts, The Berkshire Gas Company, Cape Light Compact, National Grid, New England Gas Company, NSTAR, Unitil, and Western Massachusetts Electric Company. The programs are available to all customers which have homes that buy natural gas from one of MassSAVE's member companies. Customers must notify their MassSAVE program administrator technical representative to begin the pre-approval process.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Mass Save

Address 40 Washington Street
Address 2 Suite 2000
Place Westborough, Massachusetts
Zip/Postal Code 01581
Phone (800) 632-8300
Phone 2 (877) 883-1759
Email efficiency@*yourutilitynamehere*.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)"