All current rebate offerings are listed on this page. Please scroll down to see the full listing and find your rebate amount. All rebates and incentives may be available to residents, homeowners, renters and landlords within MGED service area. Once you have followed the preparation instructions and made your purchase, you'll apply online through the Energy New England rebate website link by clicking on "Ready to Apply".
MGED follows the latest state guidelines, offering rebates on specific technologies for the highest level of energy savings per budget dollar. Even though some Energy-Star qualified appliances are not included, we still encourage buying these more-efficient appliances whenever you are shopping for a new refrigerator, washer or room air conditioner. Their lower energy-use will save you many dollars during their useful life.
Energy Star Certified Appliances
MGED residential customers can receive rebates on these ENERGY STAR rated appliance purchases.
Small Appliance Heating, Cooling & Conditioning $30 - $100 -
Rebates on heat pump water heaters, dehumidifiers - all ENERGY STAR certified models.
Programmable WiFi Thermostats -
Warm up to ENERGY STAR certified Wi-Fi enabled thermostats. Limit one per year.
Double up on Insulation Rebates or make your home comfortable with a weather sealing rebate.
Electric Heating & Cooling Technology
MGED now offers rebates to residential electric and natural gas customers for installing qualified high-efficiency ductless heat pumps. All homes must first receive a full free home energy evaluation (audit).
Hybrid Heat Pump Water Heater - $500
No more than 1/2 the installed cost; only a single unit per residential home.
Ready to Apply - at this time, email all documents to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Air-source Heat Pump - mini-splits, multi-zone/single base - up to $500 per ton
No more than 1/2 installed cost
Replace Central Air-Conditioning or older Heat Pump (whole-house) - up to $2,500
No more than 1/2 installed cost; replace central a/c with ductless units.
Electric Vehicle (EV) cars, charger rebates & charging credits
MGED now provides incentives to EV-driving residents to charge their cars during off-peak hours. We'll also pay a rebate for new, installed chargers with ongoing incentive credits for off-peak charging. And MGED residents can also receive a generous rebate for the purchase of a pre-owned EV during the EV 2nd Drive promotion. All instructions and details are provided on the MGED Drives Electric website, which opens a separate window. All applications are received through the Energy New England rebates website online.
EV 2nd Drive Offer
Purchase a pre-owned EV at a bargain price thanks to a generous rebate! Provided at purchase. List price under $15,000, mileage under 50,000.
EV Level 2 Charger Rebate - $300 +$10
Buy and install a level 2 charger at home & get a rebate plus an added $10 per month reward for charging your EV during off peak hours only. Enrolling in SmartCharge New England program required.
Off-peak Only EV Charging Reward - $10
Use your current EV home charger & program your EV to charge during off-peak hours only to get a reward of $10 per month. Enrolling in the SmartCharge New England program required.
MLP Residential Solar Rebate
This rebate is currently closed to new applications. We will update the status of available residential solar rebates soon! Earn a generous rebate for installation of a solar array on your home in the MGED service area. Maximum size and minimum production standards apply. Please read the instructions and details first! You will open the MGED solar page and online guide. When ready, you and your installer will apply to MGED for interconnection first. Then return to this page to enter the MLP Solar website for the rebate application process when ready to begin the rebate application process. You will be sent to the Energy New England Solar Rebate website.
Learn about interconnection & read the guide to Net Metering
Learn how your excess solar energy production becomes a credit on your bill. All new solar installations are credited for excess solar energy received by MGED at the wholesale rate: PPC & PPA combined.
MLP Solar Rebate - up to $12,000
Provided to MGED residential customers who are approved for interconnection up to a maximum size of 10 Kw, DC. Installations must also meet the MLP Solar installation requirements. More requirements and information is provided in the MLP Solar Rebate application page.
Rebates may be credited to your MGED bill. Remember to include the ENERGY GUIDE label that comes with your new appliances with the Energy Star logo clearly visible. All appliances have an Energy Guide label but not all appliances are Energy Star qualified! Check before you buy or apply.
All purchases from January 1st to the end of this year will be eligible but funding is limited and may run out before the end of the year. Please call (888) 772-4242 with questions about your purchase.