Posted on December 6, 2012
NASCSP’s membership will recognize extraordinary contributions made to NASCSP and to the programs that NASCSP represents during the 2013 NASCSP Mid-Winter Training Conference at the Award Luncheon...
The National Consumer Law Center?s Report Lauds WAP ARRA
Posted on December 4, 2012
The below excerpt is reprinted with permission from the National Consumer Law Center’s report “ Low Income Weatherization: Stimulus-Funded Program Shines but Storm Clouds are on the...
Cindy Homol Joins NASCSP as Conference Manager
Posted on November 26, 2012
Cindy joins NASCSP as a conference manager after serving in that role, as part of an independent meeting planning company, for NASCSP for the past 12 years. NASCSP?s national conferences were just...
New Online Tool Helps Improve Safety and Energy-Efficiency of Low-Income Homes
Posted on November 1, 2012
New Online Tool Helps Improve Safety and Energy-Efficiency of Low-Income Homes Washington D.C. – November 1 – The National Association for State Community Services Programs (NASCSP), in...
NASCSP and the Partnership Celebrate One Millionth Home Weatherized Nationwide
Posted on September 27, 2012
Today the National Association for State Community Services Programs (NASCSP) and the Community Action Partnership (the Partnership) celebrated the one-millionth home weatherized nationwide since...
Report Paints Inaccurate Picture of State-of-the-Art Weatherization Assistance Program
Posted on March 20, 2012
The low-income Department of Energy's Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) has achieved many notable successes. Claims made earlier today in a report released by the U.S. House of Representatives'...
Green jobs, pink slips: Weatherization cuts hit hard
Posted on March 5, 2012
The nation’s investment in weatherization is taking a nosedive, raising concerns that newly minted technicians trained to make homes more energy-efficient will soon find themselves scrambling for...
Weatherization Assistance Program Ranked as Second Highest Recovery Act Job Creator
Posted on January 31, 2012
NASCSP released a press release titled " Weatherization Assistance Program Ranked as Second Highest Recovery Act Job Creator" on Tuesday, January 31, 2012. To read the release, please click...
Cuts Made on the Backs of Low-Income Americans
Posted on December 16, 2011
Cuts Made on the Backs of Low-Income Americans Weatherization Funding Slashed by 60% for Fiscal Year (FY) 2012 The FY 2012 Omnibus Appropriations bill, filed late on December 15, 2011 by the House...
Weatherization works: Recent reports are way off base
Posted on November 15, 2011
November 10, 2011 A recent article in Newsweek, “Obama’s Big Green Mess,” describes what can happen when contractors are “unfamiliar with the nuances of specialized weatherization work.”...