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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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Keeping your body cool during the summer is crucial for staying healthy and preventing heat-related illnesses. Stay hydrated, wear lightweight clothing, and take breaks in the shade to beat the heat. Prioritize your well-being and enjoy a safe, comfortable summer! ☀️💧 Learn how you can keep cool at our upcoming Energy Efficiency Workshop with Energize Connecticut, Neighborhood Housing Services of New Haven, and Greater Bridgeport Community Enterprises - The Green Team on June 22nd at 10:30am in Bridgeport CT! To register, go to our event page: ... See MoreSee Less
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🚨 Only 16 days left to make 115% of a difference! 🚨⁠⁠Donate to Operation Fuel through the Travelers Championship Birdies For Charity program and get a 15% match on your contribution. Act now to help those in need – every donation counts! Let’s fuel hope together before time runs out. ⏳❤️ Your support can provide essential resources to families struggling with energy costs. Don’t wait – make your impact today! ⁠To donate, go to: ... See MoreSee Less
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Heat Pumps work similarly to air conditioners and refrigerators. The technology, essentially, draws out heat from a source such as air, water, or the ground and then transfers the heat where it is needed. International Energy Agency (IEA) Interested in learning more about heat pump technology, saving money on your energy bills, and how to make your home more energy efficient? Attend our Energy Efficiency Workshop on June 22nd at 10:30am in Bridgeport CT! To register, go to: ... 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.