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Groton Utilities - Residential Energy Efficiency Rebate Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 01/23/2013
Program Overview:
State: Connecticut
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Water Heaters, Lighting, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Duct/Air sealing, Building Insulation, Heat Pump Water Heater
Applicable Sectors: Residential, Low-Income Residential
Amount:Compact Fluorescent Bulbs: Free While Supplies Last
Insulation: $0.50/sq ft
Heat Pump Water Heater: Up to $500
HVAC Controls: $250/unit
Single Package/Split System Unitary AC: $250/ton
Air-Source Heat Pump: $250/ton
Water-Source Heat Pump: $150/ton
Home Energy Savings Program: Free for Electric Customers
Equipment Requirements:Heat Pump/Central AC: View program application for efficiency requirements
Web Site:

Groton Utilities offers a variety of rebates to residential customers for the purchase and installation of energy efficient equipment. Rebates are available for CFLs, HVAC, HVAC controls, and heat pumps. All items must meet or exceed efficiency standards included in the program guidelines. Customers should view the program web site listed above for more application and equipment information.  For customers with electrically heated homes, Groton Utilities offers the Home Energy Savings Program which provides efficiency measures such as air sealing, duct testing and sealing, hot-water saving measures, rebates for appliance replacements, installation of CFLs, and insulation upgrades, free of cost. 

Groton Utilities also offers cash incentives for customers who participate in the utility's Demand Response Program. This voluntary program requires customers to reduce electricity consumption when the electric system is severely constrained and the price of electricity is high.

Visit the program web site for more information and specific requirements

  Customer Service
Groton Utilities
295 Meridian Street
Groton, CT 06340
Phone: (860) 446-4000
Fax: (860) 446-4098
Web Site:
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