Free Energy Audits for Seattleites!
From July 6 through August 21, all Seattle residents and are eligible to apply for a FREE environmental audit from the Environmental Stewardship Alliance (EOS) as part of their ‘Green Blocks’ pilot project. Each assessment will be conducted by professionals certified by the Building Performance Institute (BPI), and these are the same professional assessments that cost $400 to $600.
Participating residents submit applications and are selected based on the number of applicants received from the same city block. So this is about getting your neighbors involved! Why not be the ‘Green(est) Block’ in Seattle? Applications must be in by June 26th, 2009.
Homeowners will also receive a detailed list of home improvement recommendations, resources, and support for implementing the Energy Audit recommendations. For detailed information about this EOS ‘Green Blocks’ pilot project visit Free Energy Audit.
The City of Seattle also provides a Do-It-Yourself Home Energy Audit as part of their free Green Home Remodel Guides. For customers of Seattle City Light or Seattle Public Utilities, log on to Home Resource Profile to get a one-year history of your home’s electricity and water use. You can also answer the online survey to receive a customized profile of your home’s resource use and suggestions for improvements.