Latest Weatherization Stories

2011-02-23 10:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) is helping low-income customers reduce their energy use by offering no-cost energy-saving home improvements, including the installation of a high-efficiency clothes washer, to customers who qualify.

2011-01-13 13:27:00

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Mark Group, a leading global provider of energy efficiency services to homes and businesses, is proud to announce that Philadelphia Gas Works (PGW) has awarded the Company a $1.7M contract under the Enhanced Low Income Retrofits Program.

2010-12-10 13:14:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United Planning Organization officially opens its Weatherization Training Center (WTC) on Friday, December 17, 2010 at the center's location, 915 Girard Street, NE, Washington, DC.

2010-11-17 11:58:00

More than 1,000 Workers Already Trained; 1,000 More to Receive Training HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Edward G.

2010-10-27 13:00:00

SPRINGFIELD, Ill., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Illinois Association of Community Action Agencies (IACAA) today announced that its 38 member agencies created and retained more than 4,000 jobs, thanks to American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funding.

2010-10-15 16:05:00

Lowe's Charitable and Educational Foundation donates $7,000 to help low-income families stay warm and reduce energy bills NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rebuilding Together Nashville and Lowe's are joining forces to help low-income families stay warm this holiday season.

2010-10-15 11:10:00

CLEVELAND, Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) issued the Winter Reconnection Order, which allows any Dominion East Ohio residential customer to restore service or to avoid a shutoff between Oct. 18, 2010, and April 15, 2011 by paying no more than $175.

Word of the Day
  • A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.