Smart-E Loan

Make your home more energy efficient.

Go green and cut utility costs.

If protecting the environment is important to you, consider a low-interest loan that can be used for a wide variety of eco-friendly projects and purchases. 

  • Borrow up to $25,000
  • Long-term financing 
  • Low interest rates

Be kind to the Earth as you update your home

The Connecticut Green Bank is a statewide leader in promoting energy efficiency. They are also our partners in offering low-interest loans* that homeowners can use for everything from Energy Star appliances and vehicle charging stations to solar-powered water heaters and efficient central air-conditioning systems.

  • Minimum credit amount of $3,000
  • Maximum credit amount of $25,000
  • Planned expenditures must be directly related to energy improvement or insulation projects
  • All projects and contractors must be approved by Connecticut Green Bank
  • Home must be owner-occupied, a primary residence and located in Connecticut

Patriot Bank is a full-service financial institution with branches in the Connecticut counties of Fairfield and New Haven, as well as in Scarsdale, New York.

* This is not a loan commitment. All loan requests require an application and are subject to the Bank’s credit underwriting process for the requested loan.