Multifamily Energy Efficiency Program

We are taking extra measures to ensure the safety of our customers, contractors and employees during this time. Prior to engaging in program activities, our program partners are required to review and adhere to all New York State Safe Return to Work guidelines.

For questions regarding our program, please contact our program partner at 800.444.5668 or send them an email.


Our Multifamily Energy Efficiency program delivers electric and natural gas energy savings by providing low to no cost equipment upgrades in apartment and condominium complexes.
 
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WHAT WE OFFER

A FREE energy assessment will first be conducted at the property to determine the different ways energy is used in your building. Data is collected and used to generate a proposal identifying opportunities that may include:

Low to no cost installation of energy-efficient products such as:

  • LEDs in dwelling units
  • Energy-efficient faucet aerators and showerheads, and water heater pipe wrap in dwelling units where water is heated by electricity or natural gas
  • NEST Smart Thermostats in dwelling units
  • Smart Power Strips in dwelling units
  • Screw-in LEDs in common areas in conjunction with in-unit installation

Discounted pricing for installation of qualified energy-efficient products* in common areas such as:

  • Interior LED lamps, fixtures and exit signs
  • Exterior LED fixtures including wall packs, floodlights, canopy lights and pole lights
  • Occupancy sensors
  • NEST Smart Thermostats

Download our Measure Guide for a list of offerings.

Please note: The Multifamily Energy Efficiency program has a network of vetted and qualified installers and energy specialists who will perform the installation of the contracted measures. 

*All measures must meet eligibility requirements to qualify for rebates.


WHO IS ELIGIBLE

Residents or owners/agents of Multifamily buildings with an active RG&E electricity and/or natural gas service.

  • High or Low-rise Multifamily buildings (5 or more units under 1 roof)
  • Long Term Senior Care
  • Rehabilitation Facilities
  • On-Campus Student Living
  • On or Off-Campus Greek Life Student Housing
  • Townhomes
  • Condominiums

Property owners and agents who do not see your building type listed or have additional questions may call 800.444.5668 to determine if their buildings are eligible for a free assessment. 


Residents who live in multifamily residences are encouraged to let their landlord or property manager know about the multifamily energy savings opportunities offered by RG&E.


BENEFITS

  • Increased resident comfort and satisfaction
  • Improved building appearance
  • Increased safety
  • Decreased maintenance
  • Lower energy bills for residents
  • Lower energy bills for building owners 

HOW TO PARTICIPATE

  1. Schedule a FREE Energy Assessment: An energy specialist will examine your property and provide you with a report of recommended energy-efficient upgrades.
  2. Schedule a FREE Installation: Following your energy assessment, a trained technician will install energy-efficient products in each unit/common area, as agreed upon.

LEARN MORE

To learn more about our Multifamily Energy Efficiency program, view or print our Program fact sheet, call 800.444.5668, send an email to MFenergysavings@trccompanies.com, or view our Frequently Asked Questions below.

 

FAQs

  • How can I save on energy around my home?  
  • How can I save more on my air conditioning costs?  
  • Is it really beneficial for me to switch to LED or CFL light bulbs?  
  • Does RG&E offer energy efficiency programs?  
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