A new initiative designed to help businesses save energy and money has been launched in Newton and Needham. Business Energy $aversprovides cost-effective energy efficiency and fuel savings services to small businesses and nonprofits. NBE$ has set an ambitious goal to complete 60 installations in 2016, which should result in a net savings of $432,000 annually, or about $7,000 per business.
The program, funded by utility customers through Mass Save, offers free energy assessments and incentive and financing options for businesses that take action. With rebates covering up to 70% of the costs, most projects pay for themselves within one year or less. To schedule a free assessment or for more information call 617 340-9893.