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New Hampshire

Incentives/Policies for Renewables & Efficiency

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PSNH - Municipal Smart Start Program   

Last DSIRE Review: 08/07/2012
Program Overview:
State: New Hampshire
Incentive Type: Utility Loan Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Custom/Others pending approval
Applicable Sectors: Local Government
Amount:No up front costs: Payments made over time with the savings obtained from lower energy costs.
Maximum Incentive:Not specified
Terms:Not specified
Web Site:

Public Service of New Hampshire (PSNH), an electric utility, offers the Smart Start Program to Municipal customers. This program assists municipalities in reducing energy consumption and electric bills at facilities by installing energy-saving measures. Payment for services and products will be made over time with the savings obtained from lower energy costs. Under the Smart Start Program, PSNH pays all of the costs associated with the purchase and installation of approved measures. A monthly charge, calculated to be less than the monthly savings, is added to the municipal facility's monthly electric bill until all costs are repaid.

For more information about this program and to find the PSNH Community Relations Manager in your area, see the program web site.

  Customer Service - PSNH
Public Service of New Hampshire
Box 330
Manchester, NH 03105
Phone: (800) 662-7764
Web Site:
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