Energy

Offering a number of heating and energy services to income eligible residents of Boston, Brookline, Newton and the Mystic Valley cities and towns of Malden, Medford, Everett, Melrose, Stoneham, Winchester and Woburn, ABCD can help you stay warm in winter and cool in summer. We’ll even help you go green!

Warmth & Efficiency

Warmth & Efficiency

In 2017 we helped 18,064 households stay warm through LIHEAP benefits.

YOU'LL BE WARMER, COOLER, SAFER AND GREENER

ABCD Services link: Fuel Assistance

Fuel Assistance

ABCD administers the federal Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP). If you qualify, we’ll provide money to help pay your winter heating bills and discounted rates for gas and electricity.
ABCD Services link: Arrearage Management

Arrearage Management

Through our partnerships with National Grid and Eversource, we can help you reduce your overdue utility bills (arrearages) and avoid shutoffs when you adhere to a payment plan structured to meet your needs.
ABCD Services link: Conservation

Conservation

With the help of our partners Eversource, ABCD can often lower your electric bills with free energy efficient light bulbs, water conservation materials and possibly a new refrigerator, air conditioner, dehumidifier or front loading washing machine if your existing appliances are inefficient.
ABCD Services link: Heating Systems

Heating Systems

You may be eligible to have your heating system repaired or replaced, get emergency response when you have no heat, and receive equipment tune-ups.
ABCD Services link: Weatherization

Weatherization

Our Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) helps you reduce your heating and air conditioning costs. We can install attic and wall insulation, weather stripping, and air sealing at no cost.