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Operation Fuel provides emergency assistance to Connecticut residents struggling to pay energy and utility bills, and advocates for energy affordability.

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This is the best run energy assistance program anywhere. The staff is outstanding! I not only add a dollar every month to my Eversource bill, but I also make donations above and beyond. There is no other local nonprofit that I have more confidence in than OpFuel.

Chris Herb, Connecticut Energy Marketers Association

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No one should be cold in winter. Sometimes, people fall through the cracks. Operation Fuel is the safety net …

Daniel Canavan, Avangrid/United Illuminating

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To have Operation Fuel come in was a god-send. They prevented shutoffs. No one wants that.

Bartley Halloran, The Metropolitan District

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Under the expert guidance of our Energy Efficiency Programs Manager, Tenée, the Better Homes & Buildings program is making a real difference for those who can't afford to weatherize their homes. Teaming up with Neighborhood Housing Services of New Haven's I Heart My Home CT, Operation Fuel is thrilled with last year's groundbreaking pilot program! We're tackling weatherization barriers head-on and bringing the comfort of air-source heat pumps to LMI homes across Connecticut. Let's create warmer, more efficient homes together! 🌟💪 ... See MoreSee Less
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We were thrilled to welcome the Tolland Greater Together Fund to the Operation Fuel office! 🙌 Thank you for your generous $2,500 donation through the Hartford Foundation for Public Giving.Your support helps us continue our mission of providing essential energy assistance to Tolland residents in need. By working together, we can create meaningful change in our community 💙💚 ... See MoreSee Less
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🎉 It’s Spirit Summer at the Operation Fuel office, and we’re kicking things off with Hat Day! 🎩🧢 Our team is showing off their favorite hats, bringing creativity and fun to the workplace. 🤩 We pride ourselves on maintaining a positive, high-energy work environment, and themed days are the perfect way to celebrate our team spirit. Stay tuned for more exciting themes and activities throughout the summer as we share the joy and enthusiasm with all of you! ... See MoreSee Less
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Low Income Discount Rate

Watch former Executive Director of Operation Fuel, Patricia Wrice discuss how she introduced the Low-Income Discount Rate (LIDR) to help CT rate payers with the energy bills.

Shared Clean Energy Facility Program

Shared Clean Energy Facility (SCEF) Projects provide locally generated, renewable, low-carbon clean energy. The energy from these clean energy projects will benefit all of us in Connecticut for generations to come. In order to more directly share the benefits of these new facilities, some customers will receive a credit on their electric bill. For more information on how to participate in the program, click here. To apply online, visit Eversource or UI’s SCEF program websites or to download and fill out the enrollment form, please click the button below.