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Market-Rate Multifamily Building Savings

By replacing your aging equipment with efficient, eco-friendly alternatives, you can attract environmentally minded tenants and ensure your building stays in compliance with local laws.

Save on efficient equipment for your 5+ unit multifamily building, including boilers, common area lighting, insulation, and energy management systems. Plus, get free LEDs and low-flow devices for eligible building residents. See all incentives available.

These upgrades use less energy, which in effect, reduces costs, protects the environment, and lessens the strain on the energy grid. Plus, you’ll ensure your building stays up to code with local laws.

How Upgrades Benefit Your Building

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How to Apply

  1. Submit an interest form to be contacted by our authorized contractor, Willdan Energy Solutions. Willdan will provide you with information about incentives you qualify for and how you can apply for them.
  2. Complete the Multifamily Energy Efficiency Program Application (PDF) and include any required paperwork. You can either email us your application package or fax it to 1-212-785-2343.
  3. Review and choose from the list of participating contractors who are eligible to install your upgrades. Find a participating contractor.


Multifamily Building Energy Efficiency Program Manual (PDF)
Multifamily Building Energy Efficiency Program Incentives (PDF)
Winter 2024 Market Rate Gas Bonus Incentives (PDF)

Fast Track Savings for Gas Measures

It’s now even easier to earn incentives on gas-saving measures, such as boiler cleanings, tune-ups, and replacements; pipe and roof insulation; and energy management systems.

Pre-war multifamily buildings (built before 1940) with 5–50 units may be eligible to receive up to $500 in incentives per dwelling unit.

Plus, we’re waiving pre-installation inspection requirements and requiring post-inspections for select projects only, helping applicants get their projects installed faster.


Success Stories

Get inspired to make energy saving upgrades by New Yorkers whose multi-family buildings have already benefited.

Applying for incentives allowed Lincoln Towers to save $173,600 when switching their elevators from direct current (DC) to alternating current (AC).

Parkchester Condos received a $14 rebate for each foot of pipe covered in insulation and reduced their overall energy cost.