Upgrade to ENERGY STAR® appliances

Why? Use of ENERGY STAR certified products can save you up to 30% of your home energy costs. 
What to look for: Look for the ENERGY STAR logo on the product package, sales tag or the item itself. Hundreds of ENERGY STAR certified products are on the market.
  • Appliances. Clothes washers, dishwashers, refrigerators, etc.
  • Heating & cooling. Room air conditioners, central AC, furnaces, heat pumps, etc.
  • Home envelope. Insulation, roofing, windows, doors, etc.
  • Electronics. Televisions, phones, DVD players, etc.
  • Office equipment. Computers, monitors, printers, etc.
  • Lighting. Compact fluorescent light bulbs, fixtures, etc.

Added benefits:

  • ENERGY STAR certified appliances often use less water.
  • ENERGY STAR certified appliances often have other features that make everyday tasks more convenient, such as useful settings and sensors.

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Save up to $130 per year—varies by item

Tax Incentives: Many ENERGY STAR certified products are eligible for federal tax credits. Visit www.energystar.gov to learn more, and consult your tax advisor for further information.

Offers and Incentives: Rebates are available for purchasing new ENERGY STAR® certified room air cleaners, dehumidifiers, electric clothes dryers, freezers, and Most Efficient refrigerators. Visit ngrid.com/ma-products for more details.