Monday, March 15, 2010

Energy Efficiency is All-American

Just after baseball and apple pie, energy efficiency is about as American as your next weekend project gets. A new study reviewed by the  New York Times shows that not only does efficiency create local jobs for installation, but the materials themselves are almost entirely produced right here in the US of A. That means energy efficiency puts more Americans back to work manufacturing, distributing, and installing the stuff that make will make our county cleaner and greener, and more secure. When it comes to economic recovery and energy independence, efficiency hits a home run.

Tuesday, March 2, 2010

News about HomeSTAR

Obama spoke in Savanah Georgia today about HomeSTAR, a government initiated energy efficiency retrofit program. As a tool for both job creation and reduced emissions, HomeSTAR is on its way to being included in the highly anticipated Jobs Bill now in Congress.
  • Direct rebates of $1000-$3000
  • Quality Assurance
  • Financing