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The following information is provided by the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities.

Enhanced Incentives Offered by by New Jersey’s Clean Energy Program™

House rebuiltWas your home damaged as a result of Hurricane Sandy?

For a limited time, New Jersey’s Clean Energy Program is offering a series of enhanced incentives to help you recover from the storm’s impact.

Details can be found at NJCleanEnergy.com/SANDY.


HOMEOWNERS

If your home is located in a zip code designated as a damaged area impacted by the storm, you may be eligible for enhanced incentives in addition to current incentives on high efficiency equipment.* Qualifying equipment purchased on or after October 29, 2012, is eligible.

Specific incentive information and eligibility criteria are available at NJCleanEnergy.com/SANDY while funding lasts. Increased incentives include:

  • An additional $200 per unit for qualifying boilers, furnaces, water heaters, heat pumps and ductless mini-split units.

  • $50 for ENERGY STAR® qualified clothes washers.

  • Up to $1,300 should you purchase both a qualifying furnace and water heater.

  • $500 for high efficient central air conditioning units.

If you need to gut an existing or build a new home, visit NJCleanEnergy.com/SANDY to locate a New Jersey ENERGY STAR Homes builder.

* If you are located outside of the eligible zip code list, you may qualify for increased incentives by demonstrating
that you have experienced damage caused by Hurricane Sandy. Applications for Hurricane Sandy relief incentives
will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.

Was your business or local government-owned building damaged as a result of Hurricane Sandy?

For a limited time, New Jersey’s Clean Energy Program is offering a series of enhanced incentives to help you recover from the storm’s impact. Details can be found at NJCleanEnergy.com/SANDY.


Businesses and Local Governments


Increased Financial Incentives

Incentives available through NJ SmartStart Buildings have been increased by 50% for those affected by Hurricane Sandy. Significantly reduce your costs when you upgrade to energy efficiency. Equipment purchased on or after October 29, 2012 is eligible while funding lasts. Smart Growth requirements are being waived for new construction projects in eligible areas impacted by Hurricane Sandy.

Streamlined and Modified Requirements

  • Pre-inspections and pre-approvals will be waived where appropriate, as will equipment inventory requirements for those with proof of pre-existing conditions (i.e. maintenance records, recent photographs and energy audit reports).

  • Restrictions on performance lighting measures in major rehabilitation projects have been eliminated.

  • Planned discontinuation of incentives for premium motors and T12 lighting has been extended from March 1, 2013 to June 30, 2013.

Additional Incentives

To help get food providers back in business, we’ve also added incentives for qualifying high-efficiency food service
equipment including:

  • Dishwashers

  • Fryers

  • Griddles

  • Hot Food Holding Cabinets

  • Ice Machines

  • Ovens

  • Refrigerators & Freezers

  • Steam Cookers

* If you are located outside of the eligible zip code list, you may qualify for increased incentives by demonstrating that you have experienced damage caused by Hurricane Sandy. Applications for Hurricane Sandy relief incentives will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.

Recover. Restore. Rebuild.

NJCleanEnergy.com/SANDY
Call us at 866-NJSMART for information on these and other energy-saving programs for your home or business.

New Jersey’s Clean Energy Program
44 South Clinton Avenue | PO Box 350 | Trenton, NJ 08625

Last Updated: 
02/13/2013 - 10:33