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Energy Efficiency

Alabama Weatherization Assistance Program

The Alabama Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) is administered by the Alabama Departmettnt of Economic and Community Affairs (ADECA) and funded through a grant from the U. S. Department of Energy.

WAP works in all 67 Alabama counties to reduce energy costs for those in low-income households, particularly the elderly, people with disabilities, and families with children, by improving the energy efficiency of their homes.

Assistance typically includes installing attic, wall and floor insulation, sealing duct work, performing HVAC system tune-ups and repairs, repairing leaky and/or faulty windows and doors, and replacing incandescent light bulbs with compact fluorescent light bulbs. Health and safety checks are also performed on the home.

ADECA Local Goverment Energy Loan Program

The Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs’ (ADECA) Local Government Energy Loan Program is available to any local government, city or county board of education, or pubic college or university in the state for the purpose of financing energy conservation projects in eligible facilities.

AlabamaSAVES Revolving Loan Program

AlabamaSAVES (Sustainable and Verifiable Energy Savings) is a unique revolving loan program that provides low-interest financing to commercial and industrial businesses for energy efficiency and renewable energy projects.

Energy Savers

AMEA has identified other energy-efficiency resources and tips through the U.S. Department of Energy, such as Energy Savers, to help you save money and energy each month.

ENERGY STAR®

AMEA has partnered with ENERGY STAR®, a joint program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy that helps save money and protect the environment through energy-efficient products and practices.

Energy Efficiency Tips

For more specific energy-efficiency topics, explore the categories below: