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Environment-Proof Home

A brand new program allows New Yorkers to make energy efficient upgrades in their homes now and pay later through their utility bill.


Mona Goodman, Long Beach City Council Vice President, cleans up flood waters at her home after Hurricane Irene swept through on August 28, 2011 in Long Beach, New York. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

New York Offers Help To Replace Flood-Damaged Appliances

People can start applying for the money on Monday by contacting NYSERDA at 1-877-697-6278 or through its website, where more information is available.


Energy star washing machine. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

NY Offers Rebates For Energy Efficient Appliances

The available funding will provide rebates of $50 to $105 for one appliance and up to $555 for purchasing three appliances.