Eligibility

To receive emPower’s help with heat and energy bills, you must have:

  • Electric and/or natural gas bill past due or a shut-off notice.
  • Propane or fuel oil level less than 25 percent when delivered.
  • Less than 14 days of wood/pellets.

You must also qualify based on income.

Income Guidelines

Household Size Annual Gross Income Monthly Gross Income Weekly Gross Income Hourly Gross Income*
1 $18,090 $1,507.50 $347.88 $8.70
2 $24,360 $2,030 $468.46 $11.71
3 $30,630 $2,552.50 $589.04 $14.73
4 $36,900 $3,075 $709.62 $17.74
5 $43,170 $3,597.50 $830.19 $20.75
6 $49,440 $4,120 $950.77 $23.77
7 $55,710 $4,642.50 $1,071.35 $26.78
8 $61,980 $5,165 $1191.92 $29.80

Add $6,270 Annual, $522.50 Monthly, $120.58 Weekly, or $3.01* hourly per person.
*Approximate