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Posted on: May 3, 2010

[ARCHIVED] Homeowners Can Save up to 30 Percent on Energy Bills

Through this program, contractors certified by the Building Performance Institute (BPI) assess homes from top to bottom, identifying areas where homeowners can save energy and money.

The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU), through New Jersey's Clean Energy Program, now offers of host of financial incentives to help New Jersey residents pay for a home energy assessment and energy-saving improvements completed through the Home Performance with ENERGY STAR program.

Visual Inspection of the Home and Combustion Appliance Testing - Customers pay $125 for a whole house energy assessment. If a minimum of $2,000 worth of energy saving enhancements are completed within three months of the assessment date, the initial #125 is reimbursed.

Subsidized Air Sealing Visit - If no health and safety issues are found, and air sealing opportunities are identified during the home assessment, customers will be offered, at no cost to them, up to $1,000 worth of air sealing work to be completed.

Zero Interest loans and up to $10,000 in cash back are available to customers who qualify and choose to install additional air sealing measures and eligible improvements.

For more information about Home Performance with ENERGY STAR or a list of BPI accredited contractors, visit or call 866-NJSMART (866-657-6278).

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