With Home Heating Costs on the Rise, Learn about Bill Assistance and Home Energy Audits

A worldwide surge in prices for heating oil, natural gas, and other fuels is expected to drive up the costs of heating your home.

Apply for Bill Help with Operation Fuel:

Thanks to support from kind donors and foundations, Operation Fuel is able to help thousands of households throughout Connecticut who are struggling to pay for energy costs like home heating. Click here to learn about available assistance and apply online.

Get a Home Energy Audit:

Click here to visit our partners at EnergizeCT to learn about home energy audits or checkups that you might qualify for that include ways to better weatherize your home. Often, these audits are free or low-cost. An audit can pinpoint where a home is losing energy, determine if your heating system is operating efficiently, and show you ways to save energy. According to the EnergizeCT website, “In one easy visit, utility-approved technicians will evaluate your home’s energy performance and install basic weatherization and energy-saving measures such as sealing air leaks and installing energy-efficient lighting, faucet aerators, and low-flow showerheads.”