The Home Energy Loss Prevention Service (HELPS) is the leading residential energy conservation service for Massachusetts municipal utility customers. HELPS provides energy education, home energy audits, assistance with home energy improvements and ENERGY STAR appliance rebates.
Solar assessments also are part of the HELPS program, as are turn-key services for solar system design and installation.Established in 1988 by the Massachusetts Municipal Wholesale Electric Company (MMWEC), HELPS delivers innovative energy technology and superior customer service. Read more about HELPS or call our staff toll-free at:
L.E.D. (Light Emitting Diode) Lighting technology is poised to make a major impact on energy use in the coming years. While still in development for some applications, there are products ready for market. Important things to consider are the 70%-plus energy savings over incandescent bulbs and their long life, up to 20,000 hours. That's nearly 10 years of average lighting use. Check Energy Star HELPS for efficient lighting products including LEDs.