In response to COVID-19, we have suspended all residential and commercial on-site audit and inspection activity immediately and until conditions allow them to resume. However, at this time, we are offering virtual residential energy audits to customers of select municipal light plants (MLPs). For more information, click HERE. Please see the “Home Energy Audits” section below to learn which MLPs are participating.
For a Home Energy Audit, Call (888) 333-7525
Or Contact HELPS @ (413) 308-1311
Home Energy Loss Prevention Services (HELPS)
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 and ENERGY STAR appliance rebates.
Home Energy Audits
Update 3/27/20: In response to COVID-19, we have suspended all residential and commercial on-site audit and inspection activity as of March 17, but as of March 27, we are offering virtual residential energy audits for customers of select MLPs. Participating MLPs are: Ashburnham Municipal Light Plant, Boylston Municipal Light Department, Chicopee Electric Light, Groton Electric Light Department, Holden Municipal Light Department, Holyoke Gas & Electric, Hull Municipal Light Plant, Ipswich Electric Light Department, Marblehead Municipal Light Department, Paxton Municipal Light Department, Princeton Municipal Light Department, Russell Municipal Light Department, Shrewsbury Electric & Cable Operations, South Hadley Electric Light Department, Sterling Municipal Light Department, Wakefield Municipal Gas & Light Department, and West Boylston Municipal Light Plant. Read the above press release for more info.
Peabody Municipal Light Plant (PMLP) customers, please call 978-531-5975 to schedule a home energy audit.
HELPS Home Energy Audits with Center for EcoTechnology
The Center for EcoTechnology helps people and businesses save energy and reduce waste. For more than 40 years, our non-profit organization has worked with partners throughout the region to help transform the way we live and work for a better community, economy, and environment. We make green make sense – learn more at www.cetonline.org.
HELPS Audit Videos
Click Here for helpful tips on home energy savings with a HELPS Home Energy Audit.
HELPS and GO Newsletter
Introducing the MMWEC HELPS and GO newsletter! This newsletter shares news, rebate information, and program offerings related to MMWEC’s Home Energy Loss Prevention Services (HELPS) Program for residential municipal light plant (MLP) customers and its Green Opportunity (GO) Program for commercial and industrial customers.
To download a copy of the MMWEC HELPS and GO newsletter, click on the image below.
Drive Electric Week
It’s National Drive Electric Week!
In honor of National Drive Electric Week, click on the flyer below to learn five reasons why you should drive an electric vehicle.
Click HERE to learn more about the HELPS Electric Vehicle and Scheduled Charging programs.
MMWEC Receives Additional Funding for MLP Solar Rebate Program: Read More HERE
MMWEC Launches “Connected Homes” Program: Read More HERE
Municipal Light Departments to Launch Virtual Home Energy Audits: Read More HERE
MMWEC Hires New Energy Efficiency Program Manager: Read More HERE
NEW - HELPS CONNECTED HOMES PROGRAM
Participating municipal utilities are offering new incentives for customers with WiFi-connected devices through the new Connected Homes Program. For more information, click here.
NEW - MLP Heat Pump Rebate Program
Participating municipal utilities are partnering with Mitsubishi to offer a new MLP Heat Pump Rebate Program. For more information, click here.
NEW - Electric Vehicle Program & Incentives
Call 413-589-0141 or email us at EV@mmwec.org to find out more about the new 2020 electric vehicle models and incentives, along with Smart Level 2 Charger incentives. Programs available to customers of participating municipal utilities.