Neighborhood Energy Centers (NEC's)

Your "one-stop shop" for all services ECA offers! NEC counselors provide budget counseling and intake for conservation and home repair programs that offer more permanent solutions to the problem of energy affordability. Trained counselors at the NEC's prevent utility emergencies by helping customers obtain energy assistance grants and utility payment agreements. Together, ECA and the NEC's provide over 50,000 energy services to more than 40,000 low income households every year.

Locate your local NEC on the map below.

 

 

Each NEC provides a core group of energy services which includes:

Bill Payment Assistance
Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) intake
Utility Emergency Services Fund intake
Emergency Oil grants through Grandom Oil and others
Referral to other bill payment assistance programs
Negotiation with utility companies

Conservation
Water conservation
Weatherization Assistance Program intake
Referral to other programs

Education
Energy counseling
Conservation workshops
Budget counseling
Energy education in-home

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