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

Last DSIRE Review: 10/16/2013
Program Overview:
State: New York
Incentive Type: Utility Rebate Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Water Heaters, Furnaces , Boilers, Programmable Thermostats, Duct/Air sealing
Applicable Sectors: Residential
Amount:Natural Gas Furnace: $200 - $600, depending on efficiency
Natural Gas Water Boiler: $500 - $1,000, depending on efficiency
Steam Boiler: $500
Boiler Reset Control: $100
Indirect Water Heater: $300
Programmable Thermostat: $25
Duct and Air Sealing: Up to $600
Equipment Requirements:Natural Gas Furnace: minimum AFUE of 90%
Natural Gas Water Boiler: minimum AFUE of 85%
Steam Boiler: minimum AFUE of 82%
Programmable Thermostats: must be Energy Star rated, installed by a contractor at the time of furnace or boiler replacement.
Start Date:9/11/2010
Expiration Date:12/31/2015
Web Site:

The Home Energy SavingsCentral Program offers customers rebates of up to $1,000 on energy efficient equipment and measures for residential gas customers who upgrade heating, cooling or ventilation systems with specific types of energy efficient equipment. Natural gas rebates apply to water heaters, natural gas boilers, steam boilers, boiler controls, furnaces, programmable thermostats, and duct and air sealing (with blower door and duct blaster testing). A variety of rebates are also available for electric customers. Rebates for the electric Home Energy SavingsCentral Program include air conditioners, air-source heat pumps, ECM furnace fans, heat pump water heaters, programmable thermostats, duct sealing, air sealing, and an air conditioner exchange incentive. Contact Central Hudson Gas and Electric for more information on these programs. Rebate forms and instructions are available on the program web site listed above.

  Central Hudson Gas & Electric
248 South Avenue
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
Phone: (845) 452-2700
Phone 2: (800) 527-2714
Web Site:
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