Chapter 267-17 U.S. DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY LOW-INCOME WEATHERIZATION ASSISTANCE PROGRAM
In compliance with the "Fair and Open Grants" Article of the "Budget Accountability and Planning Act of 1993," following is the information on a grant program being implemented April 2008.
U.S. Department of Energy Low-Income Weatherization Assistance Program.
Rule 267-17-.03 The Citation to Statutory Basis for the Grant Program in the Official Code of Georgia Annotated or Other General Law of the State of Georgia
Funded from U.S. Department of Energy funds.
To assist eligible low income families by making their homes more energy efficient; thereby, reducing their monthly utility expenditures.
There are 22 agencies eligible to receive these funds. The funds are awarded to each agency based on a funding formula which takes into consideration geographic area and number of low income households. There is $6,351,904.00 available in U.S. Department of Energy funds.
Existing non-profit or public weatherization providers, as identified in the 2009-10 State Weatherization Plan.
Funds will be awarded to agencies identified in the 2009-10 Low-Income Weatherization Plan.
Funds will be awarded to eligible agencies upon approval of the state's Low Income Weatherization Plan by the U.S. Department of Energy.