The Home Energy Solutions - Income-Eligible (HES-IE), formerly the WRAP program, supported by Energize Connecticut, provides valuable weatherization measures to help renters or homeowners reduce their energy bills by making their homes more energy efficient. HES-IE is a free service for income-eligible residents. In addition to the HES weatherization services, households may qualify for insulation, and energy-efficient appliances, including Energy Star refrigerators.
To determine if you are income-eligible, locate your family size on the chart below and the corresponding dollar amount. If your family’s combined Gross Annual Income is this amount or less, you meet the state’s 60 percent income median, and qualify for the service.
|FY 2013 State Median Income Guidelines|
Gross Annual Income
|Family Size||60% State Median|
|Household Size – including homeowners and renters that pay separately for heat.|
*Income chart is effective July 1-June 30 of each year.
Specialists will assess the home’s energy efficiency and perform a wide range of weatherization services such as:
In addition to the above services, our energy experts will evaluate the residence and determine if attic insulation and/or appliances are inefficient and are eligible for upgrades.
Call 1-877-WISE-USE (1-877-947-3873) if you need assistance.
HES-IE is supported by the Connecticut Energy Efficiency Fund, a partnership among Connecticut Light and Power, United Illuminating Company, Yankee Gas Services Company, Connecticut Natural Gas Company, and Southern Connecticut Gas Corporation, the state of Connecticut and local Community Action Agencies.