Low-income multi-family properties owned by public housing authorities, non-profit or for-profit organizations are eligible to apply for assistance to improve the energy usage of their buildings.  The program targets high-energy users through the installation of approved energy efficiency measures.  This program is part of Mass SaveĀ® and is funded by the Massachusetts Energy Efficiency Program Administrators (PAs) below.  The program is jointly administered by the PAs and the Low-Income Energy Affordability Network (LEAN).

If your project is undergoing refinance (or planned), for additional guidance on applying to the LEAN Multifamily Program please review the Quick Guide Roadmap for Maximizing Energy and Cost Savings at Refinance or the Detailed Roadmap for Maximizing Energy and Cost Savings at Refinance.


Eligibility Requirements:

  • Project is for one or more multi-family (5+ units) residential buildings; AND
  • At least 50% of the development households have income at or below 60% of the Area Median Income;  AND
  • Site is served by one or more of the Energy Efficiency Program Administrators shown below.