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Discount Rate

Eversource is there when you need us, offering a special discounted energy rate to customers in need.

To be eligible for our Discount Rate, you need to be a residential customer, who receives one of the benefits listed below, with a household income that meets eligibility requirements and your utility bill is in your name.

For additional information or guidelines, please contact your local Community Action Agency

Eligible Programs

You may be eligible for our Discount Rate if you currently receive one or more of the following benefits.

Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP/Fuel Assistance) * Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP/Food Stamps) *
Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Veterans Dependency & Indemnity Compensation (DIC) Surviving Parent or Spouse *
MassHealth – Basic or Standard School Breakfast/Lunch Program * 
Emergency Assistance for the Elderly, Disabled & Children (EAEDC) * Veterans Non-Service Disability Pension *
Public or Subsidized Housing * Commonwealth Care Plan Types 1, 2 or 3A *
Transitional Aid to Families with Dependent Children (TAFDC) * Health Safety Net Plan – Primary or Secondary (Not Partial) *  
Head Start * Women, Infants & Children (WIC) Nutritional Program* 
Veterans’ Service Benefits (Chapter 115) * 

An eligibility letter is required for programs marked with an asterisk (*). Please enclose a copy with your application. 

Apply For The Discount Rate

If you are eligible for the Discount Rate and would like to apply, please download the Discount Rate application.

After you have completed the application and obtained any supporting documents, please mail or fax both to:

Attn: Billing
P.O. Box 330
Manchester NH 03105

Fax: 800-265-6708