Heating and Cooling Assistance, Energy Assistance Programs
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Call Dominion Energy as soon as you receive a delinquent notice. Staff can discuss a variety of special extended payment plans and other payment assistance options. Some examples:
Budget Plus Plan (Allows pay off of past due balances over 12 months)
LIEAP (Out of work or on fixed income)
20% Low Income Discount (Receiving SSI, food stamps, over 60 years of age, etc)
Weatherization (Can receive weather stripping, caulking, insulation, etc.)
EnergyShare is Dominion Energy's heating and cooling assistance program in Virginia. EnergyShare pays for any type of heating bill- oil, wood, kerosene, natural gas or electricity. The program provides a one-time payment of last resort for those who have exhausted other forms of assistance or who do not qualify for such help.
To request information, call 1-866-366-4357. Authorized EnergyShare agencies can authorize payments and generate reports online. EnergyShare intake agencies can access account information online to view an applicant's account statements, bill history or scheduled orders.
EnergyShare Cooling for the elderly is also available to income eligible seniors age 60 or older. This program offers help with summer cooling bills. Eligible individuals can also get a free fan through the Fan Care Program. Click on the link for more information. Application for a free fan is administered by the local Area Agency on Aging.
If you have no where else to turn to keep warm or cool, EnergyShare may be able to help.