Energy & Sustainability

Free Energy Audit

Long Island Green Homes helps Brookhaven residents increase the health, safety and comfort of their homes while saving money and reducing carbon emissions. Brookhaven residents now have access to:

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  • Cash incentives up to $5,000 in some (income-eligible) cases
  • Free or reduced cost energy audits
  • Installation services by accredited Building Performance Institute (BPI) contractors
  • Low-cost financing - currently 3.99% or 3.49% with auto pay
  • On-bill recovery financing through LIPA (up to $25,000 at 2.99%), paid on your LIPA bill

Funded through the Department of Energy in cooperation with the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA).

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Benefits of Home Performance!

  • Add selling value
  • Avoid health and safety issues
  • Eliminate drafty rooms
  • Eradicate too cold or hot areas of the home
  • Improve indoor air quality
  • Increase home comfort
  • Increase home durability
  • Lower utility bills
  • Reduce allergies
  • Resolve and prevent moisture related problems

Steps to Apply

  • Visit the NYSERDA website or call 518-862-1090 for an application
  • Fill out an application and attach 12 months of energy usage (from LIPA and your oil or gas company)
  • Wait for your NYSERDA reservation number via email and postal mail
  • Set up an appointment for your free energy audit