To reduce energy costs for low-income families, particularly for the elderly, people with disabilities, and children, by improving the energy efficiency of their homes while ensuring their health and safety.
- Since the inception of the WAP, over 6.2 million homes have been weatherized with DOE funds.
- An average of 30.5 MBtu of energy per household is saved as a result of Weatherization. This equates to a 23% reduction in primary heating fuel use.
- Low income families will save an average of $350 in reduced first-year energy costs, at current prices.