The weatherization program is providing $1 million in rebates for qualifying home energy efficiency improvements over the next 18 months. The federally grant-funded program offering homeowners the ability to receive up to $3,500 in rebates towards air sealing, insulation improvement, weatherstripping, caulking, and the replacement of leaky doors and windows. During the pilot phase over the last few months, 15 local contracting firms have performed energy assessments on more than 125 Atlanta homes, while converting roughly a third of those into energy efficiency improvement jobs.
The event is open to all City of Atlanta Homeowners and speakers will include representatives from the city’s SHINE program, Georgia Power, AGL Resources, SHINE Contractors and Southface. For more information, eEmail firstname.lastname@example.org, call (404) 954-8500 or www.shineatlanta.com.