2011 was a great year for the Community Energy Challenge! The program really hit its stride and we have some amazing numbers to show for it.
Jobs supported through the program: 84
Jobs created: 18 (full time equivalent)
Number of participating businesses: 114
Completed residential energy efficiency projects: 300+
Participating households: 625 (completed assessments)
Average annual savings per home: 20-30% or $200-$400
Average annual savings per business: 3-5% or $500-$1,000
Going into 2012 we are working hard to keep this momentum and continue to help even more homes and business in Whatcom to save serious energy and money.
Wednesday, January 18, 2012
Wednesday, January 4, 2012
If you live in one of the small cities of Whatcom County, the Community Energy Challenge has a special offer available to help make energy efficiency even more easy and affordable.
For residents of Whatcom's small cities*, for a limited time the entire cost ($195) of a CEC home energy assessment will be refunded when you complete any recommended home energy improvements through the CEC.