Bill Payment Assistance
If you’re behind on utility bills, you may qualify for assistance including reduced rates and forgiveness of past bills.
When past-due energy bills are piling up and it seems there’s no solution, talk to your providers. Vermont utilities including Green Mountain Power and Vermont Gas offer income-based discounted rates, forgiveness of overdue bills, and other assistance. Even if it already feels like a crisis, it’s crucial not to ignore the problem. Reach out today and take advantage of the help available through programs listed on this page.
- Forgiveness of past-due energy bills
- Reduced fuel and electricity rates
- Other income-based crisis services
Income qualification levels vary by program and utility. Please consult the above links and contact your providers to see if you qualify.
Energy Bill Reduction
One of the most effective ways to protect yourself from high energy bills is to reduce the amount you use through energy efficiency services and products. Financial assistance is available.