Weatherization Assistance Program News

    Weatherization Assistance Program Ranked as Second Highest Recovery Act Job Creator
    The U.S. Department of Energy’s low-income Weatherization Assistance Program created or retained more than 13,000 jobs in the fourth quarter of 2011, ranking second out of approximately 200 federal programs funded by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 .
    Tue, 31 Jan 2012 15:43:00 -0800

    Weatherization program has long waiting list
    GRAHAM - The waiting list for those wanting to have their house receive weatherization work done by Alamance County Community Services Agency is lengthy.Alamance Community Services spokesman Tony Roper said this week that there are 143 clients on the waiting list. A work crew began weatherizing a...
    Thu, 26 Jan 2012 05:50:22 -0800

    Audit: Calif. slow to spend weatherization funds
    (02-03) 13:05 PST San Francisco, CA (AP) -- California officials still lag on a federal stimulus program that helps people make energy-efficient upgrades to their homes, and some cities risk having to give back some of... Presented By: Chicago Booth Business Forecast Ads by Pheedo
    Fri, 03 Feb 2012 13:37:10 -0800

    Weatherization for Outdoor Structures - Vinyl Gazebos
    Everyone seems to have different ways to care for all-waether vinyl gazebos. - 7:17 pm
    Thu, 26 Jan 2012 18:02:26 -0800

    Maine college to give free weatherization classes
    Southern Maine Community College is offering free weatherization classes to help homeowners cut their energy bills.
    Sun, 22 Jan 2012 11:32:31 -0800

    Audit: State slow to spend weatherization funds
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A new state audit says California officials continue to lag on a federal stimulus program that helps people make energy-efficient upgrades to their homes. It warns that some Northern California cities risk having to give back some of the funds because of the delays. The Obama administration directed $185.8 million from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act to California ...
    Fri, 03 Feb 2012 12:39:37 -0800

    State Commerce Director Announces Capital Funding for Second Round of Green Jobs Training Grants
    Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity (DCEO) Director Warren Ribley today announced $3,398,444 in capital funding to ten organizations that will train nearly 700 weatherization specialists across the state as part of the second phase of the Urban Weatherization Initiative (UWI). UWI is the nation's first state-funded weatherization program and one of the largest job creation ...
    Fri, 20 Jan 2012 13:13:25 -0800

    Weatherization, bill assistance program help middle-income residents with energy costs
    Cheryl Torres was surprised when she spotted an ad for a program promising to help moderate-income families lower their energy bills.
    Thu, 19 Jan 2012 03:34:31 -0800

    Outdoor Pavilions
    The SEDA-Council of Governments doubled the size of its weatherization department staff to handle the increase in work funded by a $5.3 million grant obtained through the federal stimulus package.
    Sun, 15 Jan 2012 23:49:02 -0800

    CAADC offers weatherization program
    MEDIA — The Community Action Agency of Delaware County Inc. has a program available to homeowners, landlords and business owners to help them save on energy costs through the agency’s weatherization services.
    Thu, 02 Feb 2012 21:02:09 -0800