Burlington Electric Department - Neighbor$ave

May 14, 2009


Through the NeighborCare program, Burlington Electric Department (BED) provides products and advice to residential customers to help reduce electricity and water consumption. These free or low-cost improvements include energy-efficiency lighting upgrades, insulation for electric water heaters and pipes, and fixtures that reduce water usage. BED is Vermont’s largest municipally-owned electric utility.

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: Utility
Category: Financial Incentive
State: Vermont
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: http://www.burlingtonelectric.com/EnergyEfficiency/neighbor.htm
Administrator: Burlington Electric Department
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Equipment Insulation
  • Lighting
Incentive Amount: Free water heater insulation and CFLs


Name: John Lincoln
Organization: Burlington Electric Department
Address: 585 Pine Street
Burlington VT 05401
Phone: (802) 865-7362
Email: JLincoln@burlingtonelectric.com

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.