Low Income Smart Thermostats
PGW provides and installs ENERGY STAR® Certified Wi-Fi enabled thermostats in the homes of income-qualified PGW customers at no cost to the customer. Thermostat installations are provided on a first-come, first-served basis, based on the date that applications are received, and are subject to available funds. To apply, click on the link below or call 1-833-596-3075.
To qualify for the Low Income Smart Thermostat program, PGW customers must use gas-fired space heating equipment in their home, and have a household income at or below the following amounts:
|Household Size||Maximum Annual Income to Qualify||Maximum Monthly Income to Qualify|
|9+||Add $7,080 for each additional person||Add $590 for each additional person|
Customers may be required to provide income information and/or documentation to verify they have an active PGW account.
Smart Thermostat Benefits
- Ability to learn household patterns and adjust heating and cooling according to when a home is occupied or is about to be occupied.
- Reduces the use of heating and cooling systems when the home is unoccupied for significant periods of time.
- Can track energy usage to see how it changes over time, and how it may affect energy costs in the future.
- Opportunity to monitor and control the temperature remotely!
A Wi-Fi connection is strongly recommended in order for the thermostat to operate optimally and achieve greatest savings.