Mayor Jimmy Davis announced that applications are available again for free energy audits and related home improvements for qualified low- and middle-income households in Bayonne.
Applications will be available in the City Hall lobby on Friday, February 5, from 12:00 noon to 4:00 p.m. This program is offered statewide by New Jersey Comfort Partners, with financial support from the New Jersey Board of Public Utilities and New Jersey’s Clean Energy Program.
Through the New Jersey Comfort Partners Program, Bayonne renters and homeowners may be eligible to receive for free: home energy audit; tune and clean boiler and water heater; check combustion appliances for gas leaks and carbon monoxide (CO); brand new window/wall air conditioner (if qualified); brand-new energy-efficient refrigerator and/or freezer (if qualified); installation of high-efficiency lighting installation of smoke/CO detectors; installation of low-flow shower heads; attic, rim, joist, and crawlspace insulation; door and window weatherization and air sealing. Some related services are also available free of charge to income-qualified households.
If you would like to apply to participate in the program, and are unable to be at City Hall on February 5, please contact NYS Energy Audits at 201-777-1420 (office). Staff people speak English, Spanish, Russian, Chinese, Bengali, and Urdu. The website is www.nysenergyaudits.com. There is no contract required.