Douglas PUD has participated in the Washington State Department of Community Development's Energy Matchmaker Low Income Weatherization Program
through the Chelan-Douglas Community Action Council since 1988.
She was surprised to learn that the Eugene Water & Electric Board may be able to provide a $200 billing credit, as well as a possible weatherization program
to lower her energy expense.
The public corporation has, since 2008, operated the state's largest weatherization program
. A sister program, its Home Energy Rebate program, reimburses homeowners up to $10,000 in energy improvements.
Department of Energy's National Recognition Award of Excellence in Weatherization Program
JACK SOL-CHURCH is a weatherization program
manager at Neighborhood House Inc.
Since acquiring the building in 2006, the 2025 Seward Partners, LLC has removed over 90% of the violations, upgraded all major systems, implemented a weatherization program
, renovated over 50% of the units, and improved collections and profitability.
After Rocky Start, Texas' Weatherization Program
Thrives, The Texas Tribune
As part of our overall review of the weatherization program
in Mississippi, we visited community action agencies responsible for weatherization activities located in Columbia, D'Lo, McComb, and Meridian.
Even the Wyatts, who own the Connecticut handyman business, say that despite their rough start getting work from the stimulus program, they're thankful for the little bit of extra income they received from the weatherization program
. "It's a work in progress," Skip Wyatt says.
The infrastructure for the state's weatherization program
is not in place yet and is not expected to be ready until at least the spring, according to Rep.
But the federal government's separate weatherization program
is so rigid, stuck in details such as the types of eligible buildings, that localities, contends Brookings' Muro, have to "turn themselves inside out" to try to access it.