Programs for Home Sweet Home
Provides incentives and financing to make solar-generated electricity accessible and affordable for all New York homeowners, renters, and businesses. Using solar can help lower energy costs compared to using conventionally generated electricity. Additional program components include training for installers and public officials, standardized permitting processes, and consumer education.
Drive Clean Rebate for Electric Cars – Open to New York State residents, Charge NY’s Drive Clean Rebate offers a point-of-sale rebate of up to $2,000 towards the purchase or lease of a new plug-in electric car. Includes charging station information for residents, businesses, work places and multifamily buildings A New Vision of Home Sweet Home
Heat pumps are a more efficient heating and cooling option that eliminate fossil fuels, can provide up to 100 percent of your heating and cooling needs, and help you save on your energy bills.
Supports the development and demonstration of low-carbon Community Thermal Systems installations in new construction and existing building retrofits.
Effective February 1, 2022, new Clean Pass vehicle stickers for single-occupant HOV lane access on the Long Island Expressway in Nassau and Suffolk counties shall only be issued to owners of Plug-In Electric and Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles. These vehicles must also be registered in New York State in order to qualify. The HOV lane may also continue to be utilized by any non-commercial vehicle with two or more occupants, buses, and motorcycles.
NYS Thruway Authority offers a 10% discount on tolls to efficient vehicles, including EVs, if they apply for a special EZ-Pass. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) and Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ) offer a 10% discount on NYC bridges and tunnels at off-peak hours to the same types of vehicles.
A residential energy audit is a review of a home’s energy performance, including an assessment of both the home’s energy features and the household’s energy consumption patterns. Home energy audits identify how efficiently your home is operating and where your home is wasting energy.
NYSERDA has incentives and technical assistance available to support owners and managers of multifamily buildings, depending on your property’s needs or where you’re at in your energy management journey.
Connects income-eligible New Yorkers with a customized list of energy-related assistance in the State. Sponsored by NYSERDA and utilities, qualified New Yorkers can get help paying utility bills, receive special offers on heating assistance, and more.
NYSERDA offers a range of residential programs designed to help New York State residents identify areas where their homes are driving up energy costs and can provide assistance in completing energy efficiency improvements for a healthier, more comfortable home.
Programs to help income-eligible New Yorkers and rental property owners save money and energy.