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Is your home energy efficient? Find out with a no-cost Home Energy Assessment from Mass Save®!
Your no-cost Home Energy Assessment includes:
- Personalized report outlining recommended energy efficiency improvements
- Installation of no-cost immediate savings improvements such as compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs), programmable thermostats, and water saving devices, as needed.
Here's what to expect during your home energy assessment:
Mass Save also has other programs to fit your home energy needs. Find out more about the Multi-Family Retrofit Program and the Income-Eligible Programs, including fuel assistance, reduced utility rates, and added savings on energy efficiency incentives.
Visit masssave.com for more information and to learn about other programs.
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