Sterling Municipal Light Department

Sterling Municipal Light Department

Need a free home energy assessment? Call 888-333-7525 to schedule your free assessment today!

The MLP Solar Rebate Program applications closed on June 30, 2021. If you have a question about an approved solar project, please email munisolar@mmwec.org or call 413-308-1311.

ENERGY STAR
Cool Homes
EVS/PHEVS
Connected Homes

ENERGY STAR® rebates are available on a variety of home equipment from air purifiers to heat pump water heaters. Click the “Apply Online” link or download the rebate form to see the full range of options and fill out your rebate application.

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HELPS Cool Homes is a High Efficiency Air Conditioning and Heat Pump Rebate Program offered by participating municipal utilities. Click on the “Apply Online” link or look at the table below to find out more.

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Considering purchasing a ductless mini split heat pump? Did you know Mitsubishi is offering customers from select municipal utility communities special pricing on the purchase of a cold climate heat pump? Projects with an installation date of January 1, 2021 or later are eligible and the offer goes through December 31, 2021 or until funds are exhausted. Eligible customers have the option of purchasing one or two single-zone devices for a $300 discount per device or one multi-zone device for a discount of $500. Visit HERE for more information or to start the application process.

IMPORTANT: System sizing and proper installation are critical to energy efficiency and home comfort. Prior to installation, your installer must perform a load (sizing) calculation that is “ACCA approved version 8 Manual J.”

In order to qualify for a rebate you must:

  1. Purchase and install an ENERGY STAR® qualifying product at a property with an active electric account with one of the participating energy efficiency providers.
  2. Obtain your contractor’s invoice with equipment make, coil and condenser model numbers, size in tons, date and location of installation, and total installation cost.
  3. Submit the following with your application:
    1. Contractor’s invoice showing required information and proof of purchase.
    2. Copy of Load (sizing) Calculation “ACCA approved version 8 Manual J” (REQUIRED to qualify for rebate. NOTE: Load calculations are not needed for ductless mini split systems).
    3. Copy of a recent electric bill.
    4. A copy of the AHRI Certificate. (Visit www.ahridirectory.org or contact your Heating and Air Conditioning Contractor to obtain a copy.) When applying, please read your participating utility’s terms & conditions carefully. Rebate qualifications and limitations may vary.

 

Sterling Municipal Light Department (SMLD) customers are eligible for a $400 rebate on chargers for electric vehicles (EVs) in exchange for enrolling the charger into the Scheduled Charging Program. Scheduled charging is a set schedule to determine when a charger can be used at full power. Through the WiFi connection enabled in the charger, SMLD can set the charger to charge at a Level 1 rate during periods of peak energy usage to better manage their electric load.

Click on the charger flyer below or click HERE to learn more about the Scheduled Charging Program. Click HERE to download the charger agreement. SMLD customers are also eligible for a dealership incentive on 2022 Chevrolet Bolt EVs. Click on the flyer below for more information.

   

*Please note, additional manufacturer discounts may be available for EV purchases. Please contact your local dealership to learn more.

HELPS Connected Homes Program leverages the technology of smart appliances and devices into cost savings for the light department and its customers. Customers agree to allow their light department to make brief, limited adjustments to their devices during times of peak electric demand and are rewarded with quarterly bill credits. Check the chart below to find out if your smart device qualifies. Click the “APPLY ONLINE” link to learn more or to fill out an application.

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*Customers previously enrolled in the HELPS EV Scheduled Charging Program are not eligible to enroll in Connected Homes until three years from date of enrollment in the Scheduled Charging Program.

**Google Nest thermostats will only be controlled between May 1 and September 30. The remaining devices will be controlled year-round. Google and Nest Thermostat are trademarks of Google LLC.

***Eligible devices for Northgate Meadows residents include smart thermostats and electric hot water heaters only.