Appliance and HVAC Rebates & Incentives

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Ways to Save Energy and Money In and Around Your Home

Home Energy Loss Prevention Services (HELPS) is the leading residential energy conservation service for Massachusetts municipal utility customers. HELPS provides Energy Education, Home Energy Audits, assistance with Home Energy improvements, ENERGY STARĀ® Appliance Rebates and more to WBMLP customers.

The HELPS Program offers Rebates for a variety of efficient technologies including ENERGY STARĀ® Equipment and Appliances, Home Efficiency Installations (such as insulation and duct-sealing) and Air Conditioning and Heat Pumps.

Explore all the ways to save.

HOME APPLIANCE
REBATES

ENERGY STARĀ® RebatesĀ are available to WBMLP customers on a variety of home equipment from Air Purifiers, Heat Pump Water Heaters, Refrigerators, and more.

Learn more in the Energy StarĀ® Tab on WBMLP's HELPs webpage, or scroll down for more.

WBMLP's HELPS Page

COOL HOMES
HVAC REBATES

HELPS Cool Homes is a High Efficiency Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Rebate Program offered to WBMLP electric customers. Learn more in the Cool Homes Tab on WBMLP's HELPs webpage at MMWEC and the Rebates Table there to find out more.

Scroll down to see Forms and Flyers.

Apply Online

ENERGY EFFICIENCY
VIDEOS

HELPS Home Energy Audit Video Clips demonstrate easy ways for you to save energy and money in and around your home.

Watch the Videos

CONNECTED HOMES
PROGRAM

WBMLP has joined with the Massachusetts Municipal Wholesale Electric Company (MMWEC) to offer a program called ā€œConnected Homesā€. This new solution allows residential customers to better manage WiFi-connected devices in their homes and save money, while reducing their carbon footprint.

Learn all the reasons to enroll your WiFi-connected Devices.

WBMLP Connected Homes

RESIDENTIAL ENERGY
AUDITS & SAVINGS

Get a Free Home Energy Audit! Call 888-333-7525 to schedule your assessment today! (While In-home Energy Audits have been suspended temporarily, FREE VIRTUAL AUDITS are being offered through the HELPS program.) Customers who have access to technology such as smartphones and tablets may be eligible.

Once you have your Home Energy Audit Report, HELPS Home Efficiency Incentive Program may be able to assist you with the cost of installation for the most cost-effective measures recommended in your HELPS Home Energy Audit.

*Rebates are provided as a credit on your monthly WBMLP electric bill.

Visit HELPS for more info

HEAT PUMP
SAVINGS

If your Water Heater is more than 10 years old, it may be time to upgrade itā€”and get a generous rebate. Heat Pump Home Heating and Cooling is also available with rebates. There are lots of different heating and cooling options out thereā€”but one type can save you more moneyā€”Heat Pumps.

Learn more from MMWEC's website, or call them at (413) 308-1311.

Learn about replacing your old Water Heater with a more efficient Heat Pump Water Heater today.

See our Heat Pumps Page


RESIDENTIAL REBATE & INCENTIVE FORMS & DETAILS

WBMLP offers Rebates and Incentives to customers who purchase energy efficient, ENERGY STAR-certified Refrigerators, Clothes Washers & Dryers, Freezers, Dishwashers, Room Air Conditioners, Dehumidifiers, Air Purifiers, Heat Pump Cold Climate Heaters, Hot Water Heaters and more.

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View and download HELPs Rebates & Incentives PDFs below

download WBMLP HELPS Rebates Overview (PDF)
download WBMLP HELPS Energy StarĀ® Appliance Rebate Form (PDF)
download WBMLP HELPS Cool Homes Rebate Application (PDF)
download HELPS Free Virtual Home Energy Audits (PDF)
download HELPS Home Energy Efficiency Application (PDF)
download 5 Reasons to Switch to a Ductless Mini-Split Heat Pump (PDF)
download Learn More About Heat Pump Incentives (PDF)
download Mitsubishi Heat Pump Discount of up to $1,200 (PDF)


2021 HELPS Rebates & Incentives Chart

Energy Star Appliance Rebate

Air Purifier

Air Purifier

$40

Heat Pump Water Heater

Heat Pump
Water Heater
(electric)

$500

Dryer

Dehumidifier

$30

Pool Pump

Pool Pump
(2 Speed)

$175

Dryer

Heat Pump Dryer
(Electric)

$500

Refrigerator

Pool Pump
(Variable Speed)

$250

Dehumidifier

Clothes Washer
Clothes Dryer

$50

Smart Strips

Refrigerator

$50


WiFi Smart Thermostat Rebate

Central A/C

WiFi Smart Thermostat

50% up to $125


Cool Homes Rebate

Central A/C

Central A/C

$250

Ductless Mini-Split Heat Pump*

Ductless Mini-Split
Heat Pump*

$300 or $500

Air Source
 Heat Pump

Air Source
Heat Pumps*

$250 or
$500

 

 

 

* Based on SEER, EER & HSPF levels. See details.


Home Efficiency Rebate

Blower Door Test and 
Air Sealing

Blower Door Test &
Air Sealing

50% up to $500

Insulation

Insulation

50% up to $500

Duct Sealing

Duct Sealing

50% up to $500

 

 

 




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