Saturday, September 24, 2011

Home Weatherization Grows 1,000% Under Stimulus

With a serious investment under the Recovery Act, WAP increased the numbers of homes weatherized by 1000 percent over any previous year since 1976. This means we are close to weatherizing as many homes in one month (25,000) as we previously did in one year. By the end of ARRA’s three-year lifespan next March, the WAP will almost double the number of homes upgraded in the first year of the program — bringing the total number of energy efficiency projects to 720,000.

Read the whole post at Think Progress, Home Weatherization Grows 1,000% Under Stimulus, Creating Jobs, Saving Low-Income Families $400 a Year by Jorge Madrid and Adam James


2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Good news!

Laura said...

Good news is always welcome :)