NYSERDA Green Jobs- Green New York HPwES Program Sullivan County NY

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Information about NYSERDA Green Jobs- Green New York HPwES Program Sullivan County NY

Published on February 27, 2014

Author: MrRye

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NYSERDA Green Jobs – Green New York Program Outline Michael D’Arcy RUPCO Outreach Coordinator Delaware & Sullivan Counties BPI Certified Regional Energy Coach Municipal Outreach Coordinator

Introduction

Mid Hudson Valley Regional Energy Coach Building Performance Institute Inc (BPI) Certified Professional • Building Analyst Perform comprehensive, whole-home assessments, identify problems at the root cause and prescribe and prioritize solutions based on building science. • Envelope Professional Quantify performance and prescribe improvements to help tighten the building envelope (shell), stop uncontrolled air leakage and optimize comfort, durability and HV/AC performance.

Rural Ulster Preservation Company Strengthening homes, communities, and lives!

About RUPCO • RUPCO is a not-for-profit agency • CBO Constituency Based Organization • Established in 1981 Independent Contractor to the New York State Energy Research Development Authority (NYSERDA)

About NYSERDA • New York State Energy Research and Development Authority • Established by the New York State Legislature in 1975 • NYSERDA is tasked to address the State’s energy and environmental challenges Mission: Advance innovative energy solutions in ways that improve New York’s economy and environment.

About Green Jobs – Green New York Green Jobs/Green NY is a statewide initiative established by the NYS Legislature in 2009 to: • Promote energy efficiency, energy conservation and clean technologies • Reduce energy consumption and costs • Reduce greenhouse gas emissions • Support sustainable community development • Create green job opportunities, including for emerging, unemployed and displaced workforce

Types of Residential Programs • HOME PERFORMANCE WITH ENERGY S TA R ® ( H P w E S ) • ASSISTED HPwES • EmPower NY  Free or Reduced Cost Home Energy Audit  Cash Incentives & Low Interest – Low Cost Financing  Income Eligible Assistance

Program Incentives Incentives based on Area Median Income (AMI) • 10% Cash Back for eligible high energy efficiency measures • ≤ 80% AMI Households: NYSERDA pays 50% of the cost of eligible measures up to $5,000 for single-family homes or $10,000 for 2-4 family homes • ≤ 60% SMI Households: EmPower New YorkSM delivers energy savings at no cost Example: <80% AMI Family of 4 $65,507 <60% SMI Family of 4 $50,184  Cost effective electric reduction measures such as high efficiency lighting refrigerator replacements, insulation and air sealing, and education and

Property Eligibility • 1-4 unit residential properties; primary residence and/or rental property • All heating fuel types (Electric, gas, oil, propane, etc) • Structure must be in New York State

Is it Worth it?

Property Eligibility • 1-4 unit residential properties; primary residence and/or rental property • All heating fuel types (Electric, gas, oil, propane, etc) • Structure must be in New York State

Comprehensive Home energy Assessments or Energy Audit 92% on All New Yorkers Qualify for a Energy Audit If you make less then $123,000 in Delaware County then your Audit is FREE

The HPwES Audit Application

Free or Reduced Cost Guide GJGNY Area Median Family Income (AMI): Sulivan COUNTY (Other counties see income chart on HPwES application) 100% 200% 250% 300% 350% 400% AMI $61,500 ≤ $123,000 ≤ $153,750 ≤ $184,500 ≤ $216,300 ≤ $ 246,000 Single Unit Audit; ≤ 3,500 SF Free Audit $50 $100 $150 $200 2 - 4 Units Audit; Single Unit ≥ 3,500 SF Free Audit $80 $160 $240 $320

What is an Energy Audit? • A “whole house” approach to home energy improvement – Requires understanding of the dynamic interaction among home systems • Heating and cooling systems • Water heaters and other combustion appliances • Ventilation • Shell features

What is an Energy Audit? Focus is on much more than energy efficiency! • Health and safety • Comfort • Durability and long-term value of housing • Environmental benefits

What is Home Performance?

Combustion Health and Safety Testing

Finding Leaks with a Blower Door

Checking Insulation

Appliances and Lighting

Ventilation

Michael D'Arcy Outreach Coordinator GJ/GNY Regional Energy Coach RUPCO 289 Fair St. Kingston NY 12401 Main (845)331-2140 ext:261 CELL (845)705-7883

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