Reading Municipal Light Department - Residential Energy Star Appliance Rebate Program (Massachusetts)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Massachusetts

Name Reading Municipal Light Department - Residential ENERGY STAR Appliance Rebate Program
Incentive Type Utility Rebate Program
Applicable Sector Residential
Eligible Technologies Ceiling Fan, Central Air conditioners, Clothes Washers, Dehumidifiers, Dishwasher, Heat pumps, Programmable Thermostats, Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Room Air Conditioners
Active Incentive Yes
Implementing Sector Utility
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs
Amount Electric Heat Pump Water Heater: $250

Air Source Heat Pump: $100
Central AC: $100
Refrigerator: $50
Washing Machine: $50
Dishwasher: $50
Room A/C: $25
Dehumidifier: $25
Programmable Thermostat:$15 (limit 2)
Ceiling Fan: $10

Equipment Requirements Equipment must be Energy Star qualified

Electric Heat Pump Water Heater: EF 2.0
Air Source Heat Pump: 14 SEER, 11 EER
Central AC: 14 SEER, 11 EER
Room AC: EER 10

Maximum Incentive One rebate per Energy Star appliance or two rebates on the purchase of programmable thermostats

Program Administrator Customer Service

References DSIRE[1]


Reading Municipal Light Department (RMLD) offers rebates to residential customers who install Energy Star appliances in eligible homes. The offer is limited to one rebate per appliance or a maximum of two rebates for programmable thermostats. Rebates are subject to change and the availability of funding. For HVAC and water heating equipment, certain efficiency standards must be met to qualify for rebates. More information and the rebate application form may be found on the program web site.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name Reading Municipal Light Department
Department Customer Service
Address PO Box 150
Place Reading, Massachusetts
Zip/Postal Code 01867
Phone (781) 944-1340
Phone 2 (781) 942-6598

  • 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)"