The Direct Install Program offers free energy efficiency upgrades to customers who are below 80% of the area median income.  The Direct Install Program is administered by Pueblo County. 

Who is Eligible?

  • Applicant's household income is below 80% of the area median income
  • Must be a current Black Hills Energy customer

How Do I Apply?

  • Download an application (the link is below) OR pick up an application at the Pueblo County Housing and Human Services office, located at 2631 E. 4th Street, Pueblo Colorado 81001
  • Return the completed application to Housing and Human Services, 2631 E. 4th Street, Pueblo Colorado 81001
  • Must provide Colorado ID for every member of your household over 18 
  • Bring a copy of your electric bill and your gas bill
  • Qualification letter for one of the following: LEAP, TANF, WIC, OAP, AB, AND, SNAP, Medicaid, Section 8 housing 
    • OR 1 full month of pay stubs for everyone in the household who is employed 
80% Area Median Income in Pueblo County, By Household Size
1 Person 2 Person 3 Person 4 Person 5 Person 6 Person 7 Person
$37, 760 $43,120 $48,480 $53,840 $58,160 $62,480 $66,800

Questions? Contact 

Natalie Clayton 

[email protected]