Category: WAP

Weatherization Day 2009 Gets a Boost from Federal Stimulus Money

November 2, 2009

Since 1976, The U.S. Department of Energy’s Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) has been making homes of low-income families more energy efficient. To highlight the efforts across the country, Weatherization Day is celebrated every October 30. This year the program received a substantial boost from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funds. One state leading the way in

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Discussion of Outstanding Issues or Barriers and 1512 Reporting Results

November 2, 2009

Now that the first round of quarterly reporting is complete, NASCSP wants to check in with our members to make sure that any remaining barriers to American Recovery and Reinvestment Act WAP production have been lifted. Please join us for webinar to discuss any remaining challenges or problems facing your program and the network as a whole. NASCSP will also present our findings based on the first

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DOE EERE Adds Information on 2009 Recovery Act Weatherization Funding

March 30, 2009

The Department of Energy Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy added on its website on March 30, 2009 more information and guidance on the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Weatherization Assistance Program funding to the states under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.  The following resources are just a few examples of the information available online. For a

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DOE EERE Announces 2009 National Weatherization Training Conference

March 20, 2009

The Department of Energy Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy announced on March 20, 2009 that the 2009 National Weatherization Training Conference will be held at the Indiana Convention Center and the Marriott Downtown Hotel in Indianapolis, Indiana on July 20-23, 2009. Conference sessions will fall into one of the following tracks: Auditing and Diagnostics Building

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DOE to Invest $8 Billion in Weatherization and State Energy Grants

March 12, 2009

The Department of Energy (DOE) announced on March 12, 2009 an investment of almost $8 billion in state and local weatherization and energy efficiency programs as part of the Recovery Act.  Approximately $5 billion will go to the Weatherization Assistance Program and about $3 billion will go to the State Energy Program. The DOE news release states that the ?Weatherization Assistance

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