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Natural Gas Heating and
Water Heating Equipment Rebates

Upgrading to an efficient natural gas furnace, boiler, or water heater can save you money and energy. You may be eligible for rebates of up to $1,600 when you replace your old equipment with high efficiency models! Even a simple step like updating your home's thermostats can make a difference.
Make sure the equipment you're considering meets the rebate qualifications before installation. See details below or call (508) 639-9621

HEATING EQUIPMENT

Efficiency Requirement

Equipment

Rebate Amount



Warm Air Furnace

≥ 95% AFUE rating equipped with Electronic Commutated Motor (ECM) or equivalent advanced furnace fan system
$300
≥ 97% AFUE rating equipped with Electronic Commutated Motor (ECM) or equivalent advanced furnace fan system
$600


Forced Hot Water Boiler

$1000
≥ 90% AFUE rating
≥ 95% AFUE rating
$1,500


Integrated Condensing Boiler & Water Heater 
Boiler rating of ≥ 90% AFUE
$1,200
Boiler rating of ≥ 95% AFUE
 
$1,600
New Only – refurbished equipment not eligible
 
Up to $25

New Only – refurbished equipment not eligible
 
Up to $100
Add on unit attached to a natural gas forced hot water boiler

$225

$500
A factory-assembled, packaged unit including fans or blowers that transfer heat between two isolated airstreams
7-Day Programmable Thermostat
Wireless Enabled Thermostat*
After-Market Outdoor Boiler Reset Control
Heat Recovery Ventilator
*Rebate cannot exceed the retail price, not including tax 
AFUE = Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency rating
ECM = Electronically Commutated Motor​

WATER HEATING EQUIPMENT

Efficiency Requirement

Equipment

Rebate Amount



On-Demand, Tankless Water Heater

Energy Factor of 0.94 or greater
$800*
Energy Factor of 0.82 or greater
 
$500*
Condensing Gas Water Heater

$500
95% Thermal Efficiency or greater (75 to 3000 MBH) 
Indirect Water Heater

$400

Attached to a Natural Gas Boiler

ENERGY STAR®Certified Storage Water Heater

$100
Energy Factor of 0.67 or greater
*Offer is not available to Berkshire Gas and Unitil Gas customers in MA for 2016 installations. 

ELIGIBILITY

Generous rebates of up to $3,500 are available for replacing aging, functional, inefficient heating and cooling equipment! Take advantage of these rebates and start saving on your energy costs year after year.
  • Must be a Massachusetts residential gas customer of Berkshire Gas, Blackstone Gas, Columbia Gas of Massachusetts, Eversource, Liberty Utilities, National Grid, or Unitil.​​
  • Equipment purchases and installations made between January 1, 2016 and December 31, 2016 are eligible.
  • Equipment must be installed by a licensed heating or plumbing contractor.
  • Rebate form must be filled out completely, signed, and accompanied by dated receipts or invoices, and received by the Program within 60 days from installation date.​
  • May be subject to a verification inspection.
Is your boiler functional and 30 years old or older? Is your furnace functional and 12 years old or older?​

Enhanced rebates of up to $3,500 are available for replacing aging, functioning, inefficient heating equipment! 

DOWNLOADS

Early Boiler and Furnace Rebate Downloads.
Download
2016 EBR Customer Rebate Reservation Form CMA v6
2016 EFR Customer Rebate Reservation Form CMA v6
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Download
Heat Loan for Heating Equipment Minimum Requirements 
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HEAT LOAN Central A/C Minimum Requirements 
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HEAT Loan Steps to Participate