Income Eligible

Energy Saving Solutions Services Help You Save All Year

Use less energy and save money with free energy-efficiency upgrades. If you meet income requirements, you can qualify for no cost home weatherization improvements, whether you rent or own your home. Before you know it, you’ll enjoy greater year-round comfort and lower energy costs.


Making your home more energy efficient is the most effective way to take control of your energy use and reduce energy costs. There are many no-cost steps that you can take, regardless of whether you rent or own. If your income meets eligibility requirements, you can receive efficiency upgrades at reduced or no cost through our Home Energy Solutions – Income Eligible program. Some people are surprised to learn that they qualify for this program. For example, a family of four earning just over $60,000 qualifies.

How We Help

As an income-eligible Connecticut resident, you can take advantage of energy efficiency programs funded through the Connecticut Energy Efficiency Fund.

To find smart energy options that are right for you, please visit our programs wizard, check out the smart energy solutions we offer, or see a list of popular choices below.

Save with ENERGY STAR®

Cash in on reduced pricing or rebates on efficient lighting & appliances.

Schedule In-Home Energy Services

Take the first step. Get free energy-saving services if you meet income guidelines.

Choose Renewable Energy

Sign up for CTCleanEnergyOptions and build a clean energy future.

HES - Income Eligible

Use less energy and save money with no-cost energy upgrades. If you meet income requirements, you can qualify for valuable home weatherization services, whether you rent or own your home. Sign up now to enjoy greater year-round comfort and lower energy costs.

ENERGY STAR® Retail Products

ENERGY STAR-certified appliances improve your home and the planet. You’ll find these energy-saving products at retailers near you. Start saving right away with reduced pricing or rebates for qualifying products. Then enjoy energy savings month after month. 


Switching to energy-efficient lighting is one of the easiest ways to save money and energy and do your part for the environment. To make it easy and affordable, we team up with retailers and manufacturers to offer discount prices on many types of ENERGY STAR-certified lighting products.

Cozy Home Loan

Now it’s easy to eliminate high energy costs by making home improvements (like adding insulation, sealing up or replacing drafty doors and windows, or upgrading outdated appliances and equipment). HDF can help you find a package of renovations that make sense for your home.Apply online or call ...

CT Solar Loan

The CT Solar Loan is being updated and is temporarily unavailable.  For those interested in a loan option, however, EnergizeCT offers the Smart-E Loan, which can provide financing as low as 2.75% and for terms up to 12 years – for more information on the Smart-E Loan click here.A number of ...

Energize CT Heating Loan Program

Energy-efficient heating equipment saves you money and zero-interest financing helps you to enjoy those lower energy costs right away. Repayment through your utility bill makes the process easy. Now through October 31, 2015 financing at a 0% interest rate, up to $15,000, is available for ...


Even if you’re not ready to invest in a solar energy system for your home, you can support clean, renewable energy. Sign up for CTCleanEnergyOptions on-line or by calling the supplier of your choice. By paying a small surcharge, you can support renewable energy generation while ...

SmartLiving Center

The SmartLiving Center is part science museum, part hands-on activity center and part home improvement showroom. Whether you visit for a seminar, an event or a tour, you’ll learn how to use energy wisely throughout your home and make smart energy choices. The Orange location will be closing on ...

Tax Credits

Many energy-saving home improvements qualify for tax credits that can reduce your tax liability. Coupled with rebates and incentives, they help make smart energy choices pencil out.