Improved energy efficiency measures reduce energy
consumption & costs while maintaining affordable, comfortable
homes for residents.
ANNUAL ENERGY SAVINGS
Under Illinois Public Act 95-0481: DCEO, ComEd, Ameren Illinois,
Nicor Gas, North Shore Gas, and Peoples Gas are required to
develop a portfolio of energy efficiency programs.
LOW INCOME HOUSING
Efficient Living IL PHA Energy Project initiated in 2009 provides
grants to Illinois Federally Assisted Low-Income and Public Housing Authorities
to upgrade and/or include energy efficient building practices in their buildings.
HOW CAN WE HELP YOUR HOUSING AUTHORITY?
+ Free technical on-site services to identify opportunities for saving
energy and money
+ Education and training for housing authority staff and residents
+ Information on energy efficiency incentives for all Illinois utility customers
+ Information on federal and state incentives and energy policies,
Illinois building energy codes, and sources of loans and grants