|BCAP - Weatherization Program||The Weatherization Program increases energy efficiency, resulting in energy savings on home heating and air conditioning costs for low-income Berks County residents. Increased comfort and improved health and safety are key benefits as well. This is accomplished by installing insulation and weather stripping, and replacing or repairing doors, windows, and air sealing. Heating system cleaning and tune-ups are also performed. The Weatherization staff provides energy education to clients at several stages of the weatherization process. This information includes low-cost and no-cost measures clients can perform to reduce consumption of electricity, gas, oil and water and save money as a result.||Berks||Berks Community Action Program||Berks Community Action Program, Inc.|
|Blair County Community Action Weatherization||Assistance in the form of labor and supplies to help people improve the energy efficiency of their homes, and any Health and Safety issues with their heating systems||Blair||Blair County Community Action Weatherization||Blair County Community Action Agency|
|Bucks County Housing Rehabilitation Program||Assists municipalities, businesses, private developers, and homeowners in Bucks County in the rehabilitation of blighted and deteriorating property's and reuse of abandoned and underutilized commercial sites.||Bucks||Redevelopment Authority of the County of Bucks - Housing Rehabilitation Program||Redevelopment Authority of the County of Bucks |
|Bucks County Opportunity Council - Weatherization and Energy Conservation (Central Bucks)||Provides a home energy conservation service for low-income homeowners and renters that can reduce annual energy costs by 15- 25% and increases safety, comfort and value.||Bucks||Bucks County Opportunity Council - Central Bucks County||Bucks County Opportunity Council|
|Bucks County Opportunity Council - Weatherization and Energy Conservation (Lower Bucks)||Provides a home energy conservation service for low-income homeowners and renters that can reduce annual energy costs by 15- 25% and increases safety, comfort and value.||Bucks||Bucks County Opportunity Council - Lower Bucks County||Bucks County Opportunity Council|
|Bucks County Opportunity Council - Weatherization and Energy Conservation (Upper Bucks)||Provides a home energy conservation service for low-income homeowners and renters that can reduce annual energy costs by 15- 25% and increases safety, comfort and value.||Bucks||Bucks County Opportunity Council - Upper Bucks County||Bucks County Opportunity Council|
|CACLV - Weatherization||Provides residential customers with the opportunity to reduce cooling and heating costs in their home by providing services through state and utility weatherization programs.
-Residential weatherization services are provided under the PPL WRAP program, FirstEnergy WARM program, UGI Low Income Usage Reduction Program and the PA Department of Community and Economic Development Weatherization Assistance Program.
-Manages the LIHEAP crisis program in Lehigh and Northampton counties. This program provides for repair or replacement of heating systems in cold weather emergency situations for qualified low-income households.
||Northampton||CACLV - Weatherization||Community Action Committee of the Lehigh Valley|
|Cambria County Weatherization Program||Weatherization program||Cambria||GPU Warm||Center for Community Action|
|Carbon County Action Committee For Human Services - Utility Assistance||Agency can assist low income customers with home heating expenses through several programs including: Operation Help (emergency grants to prevent electric service termination), other emergency assistance grants for emergency fuel deliveries, and/or the State WAP, PPL WRAP, or UGI LIURP weatherization assistance programs that install energy savings measures for the purpose of reducing heat loss and home heating expenses).
||Carbon||Carbon County Action Committee For Human Services||Carbon County Action Committee For Human Services|
|Center for Community Action - WARM Utility Program - West Penn Power||Provides Energy Saving Measures for Income Eligible Persons. Provided by First Energy||Bedford||WARM Utility Program - West Penn Power||Center for Community Action|
|Center in the Park - Neighborhood Energy Center||Assists people with energy related needs.
- Budget counseling
- LIHEAP (application assistance)
- Energy counseling (program application assistance)
- Monthly Conservation Workshop
- UESF (application assistance)
- CAP (application assistance)
- TAP (application assistance)
- CRP (application assistance)||Philadelphia||Center in the Park - Philadelphia; Germantown||Center in the Park|
|Central Pennsylvania Community Action - Clearfield Office - Weatherization||Weatherization Assistance. Aims to reduce the energy costs of low income individuals and families – primarily high energy users as well as the elderly and disabled – by making energy efficient improvements to the home. Includes Usage reduction programs, hazard control, Homeowner Rehabilitation, etc.||Clearfield||Central Pennsylvania Community Action - Clearfield Office||Central Pennsylvania Community Action|
|Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania Emergency Repair Fund||Offers financial assistance for the repair or replacement of natural gas furnaces, water heaters, service & house lines and space heaters serving as the primary heat source for a residential dwelling.||Washington||Emergency Repair Fund||Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania|
|Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania Income Qualified Energy Efficiency Program||IQEEP offers a free home energy audit and an energy efficiency plan with estimated cost-savings to qualifying customers. Installs a programmable thermostat when appropriate and offers energy saving resource information. Energy audits are available on a first-come, first-served basis.||Washington||Weatherization Programs||Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania|
|Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania LIURP Warm Choice Weatherization Program||Helps low-income residential customers lower the amount of electricity or natural gas used each month by installing energy saving features in the home to help reduce utility usage.||Washington||Weatherization Programs||Columbia Gas of Pennsylvania|
|Community Action - Main Office - Energy Conservation and Weatherization||Reduces home energy consumption by installing materials such as attic insulation, weather strips, and door sweeps. Also provides energy conservation education.||Jefferson||Community Action - Main Office||Community Action|
|Community Action - Main Office - Weatherization Assistance Program||Reduces household energy costs by increasing energy efficiency and improving the health and safety of each resident. Main goal is to reduce energy usage and save individual's money.||Jefferson||Community Action - Main Office||Community Action|
|Community Action Partnership of Mercer County - Weatherization||Designed to reduce the usage of energy consumption in the home through the installation of energy conversation measures such as attic and sidewall insulation. Provides utility weatherization programs for the following companies: National Fuel Gas, Pennsylvania Power, Dominion's Peoples Gas, Allegheny Power and Pennsylvania-American Water.||Mercer||Community Action Partnership of Mercer County - Utilities||Community Action Partnership of Mercer County |
|Conservation Consultants||Promotes responsible energy use in homes and other buildings. Helps residents of 15211 with in-home energy conservation such as window and door jambs, shower heads and fluorescent light bulbs.||Allegheny||Conservation Consultants||Conservation Consultants|
|Duquesne Light - CARES||Assists payment-troubled and special needs customers obtain necessary social service support and assistance.||Allegheny||Duquesne Light - Customer Assistance Programs||Duquesne Light|
|Duquesne Light - Customer Assistance Program||Provides needed assistance to low-income, payment-troubled customers at or below 150% of the Federal poverty level and a demonstrated or expressed inability to pay their electric service bill. A major benefit to customers who faithfully meet their monthly CAP payment arrangement is complete forgiveness of their indebtedness to Duquesne Light Company. Customers who are successfully enrolled in the program are allowed to pay a reduced monthly amount, based on the amount of household income and size.||Allegheny||Duquesne Light - Customer Assistance Programs||Duquesne Light|
|Energy Coordinating Agency of Philadelphia - Energy Conservation and Weatherization||Helps reduce energy bills, and stay ahead of the rising cost of fuel. Provides whole house air sealing and insulating contractors, heating technicians, and solar installers across Pennsylvania.||Philadelphia||Energy Coordinating Agency of Philadelphia - Philadelphia; North Philadelphia||Energy Coordinating Agency of Philadelphia|
|Equitable Gas Customer Assistance Referral Evaluation Service (CARES)||Special consideration and assessment of customers with special needs such as the elderly, people with disabilities, or people with medical issues or illness. This is not a grant program.||Allegheny||Equitable Gas CARES||Equitable Gas|
|Equitable Gas Low Income Usage Reduction Program||Assists eligible low-income customers in reducing energy bills through the installation of various energy conservation measures. The services may include attic insulation, sidewall insulation, heating equipment repair, air sealing, etc.||Allegheny||Low Income Usage Reduction Program||Equitable Gas|
|Erie County Housing Authority - Weatherization Assistance Program||Free Weatherization Program Funded through the Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED). Weatherization provides assistance and energy education to low income owners or renters who are occupants of housing units that are in need of improvements to reduce energy usage. Services Include:
Caulk/Weather-strip around windows, Reglaze windows
Insulation wrap around exposed pipes, etc.||Erie||Erie County Housing Authority||Erie County Housing Authority|
|Families First - Utility Assistance||Administers the Customer Assistance Program (CAP) for lower income Met Ed electric households. Program provides bill subsidy, debt forgiveness and free weatherization services, sponsored by Met Ed and First Energy. Must meet income guidelines.
||Northampton||Families First||Families First|
|FirstEnergy Corp. WARM||The WARM program provides home energy conservation audits and education to help low income customers save money by reducing their energy consumption. No payment is required from participants for energy saving measures they receive. Qualified participants must meet a minimum monthly usage requirement and income guidelines. Cambria County WARM agencies listed below.
Community Action Partnership of Cambria Co.
3133 New Germany Rd, Ebensburg, PA 15931
321 Main St., Seifert Medical Bldg., #5G
Johnstown, PA 15901
Community Action Partnership of Cambria Co.
516 Main Street, Johnstown, PA 15901
Dollar Energy Fund
800 Cabin Hill Drive
Greensburg, PA 15601
||Cambria||Penelec- Cambria County||FirstEnergy Corp.|
|First Energy - Met-Ed - Pennsylvania Customer Assistance Programs||Offers the following customer assistance programs to those in need:
1) Pennsylvania Customer Assistance Program (PCAP:) Helps residential customers maintain electric service and eliminate their past-due balance. PCAP offers a reduced bill that is based on a percentage of income and debt forgiveness. Debt forgiveness credits are applied directly to participants' electric service accounts in recognition of payments that are made on time and paid in-full. The goals of PCAP are to:
* Improve ability to make a payment
* Reduce consumption of electricity (eligible PCAP customers must participate in WARM)
* Reduce electric account debt
2) Customer Assistance & Referral Evaluation Services Program (CARES): Provides assistance on a short-term basis to payment-troubled residential customers. Based upon the circumstances, company CARES representatives make referrals to social agencies and provide information on appropriate company and/or external programs. CARES is open to:
* any customer 60 years of age or over
* a handicapped or disabled person
* a seriously ill person
* a family with a seriously ill family member who resides in the household
NOTE: Associates may want to refer a person to a CARES Analyst if they know the business partner may be over income for a Company sponsored program, but, due to extenuating circumstances, needs assistance. Example: A person may have an adequate income, but they have a sick child and are incurring some heavy medical expenses.
3) WARM Program: an energy conservation program for Met-Ed's low-income residential customers in PA. The objective of the program is to help customers save energy and money by reducing their energy consumption. This is done by installing energy-saving home improvements in the home and by educating family members on ways to lower their electric usage. Met-Ed works with community-based organizations and energy conservation contractors to provide these WARM Program services at no additional cost to eligible participants. There are household income requirements and other program qualifications. (could provide insulation, caulking, weather-stripping, refrigerator/freezer replacement, water heater inspection, energy-saving light bulbs, replace inefficient air conditioners)
In cooperation with other agencies, Met-Ed offers these additional services to customers in need:
1) Dollar Energy Fund: www.dollarenergy.org- 1-888-282-6816, option #4. This is the name of the largest Hardship Fund in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. DEF awards grants to participating member's low-income customers and takes PCAP applications in designated areas. Customers who have not previously been enrolled in PCAP can apply for a Dollar Energy grant if they meet the all eligibility requirements.
2) Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP:) A federally funded grant program administered by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania through its network of local county assistance offices. LIHEAP provides customers help with paying winter heating bills, and occasionally summer cooling bills. LIHEAP funds may be used to pay an electric bill even if electricity is not the main source of heat. Met-Ed receives funds to be applied to eligible homeowners' heating bills. Contact the Berks County Department of Public Assistance to receive application. There are household income requirements for this program. LIHEAP has two components:
* CASH- provides a cash payment directly to the utility, to be applied toward bill reduction if certain guidelines are met.
* CRISIS- provides a grant to help avoid shut off electric service, which resulted from over-due bills. This grant also can be used to restore service shut off during the winter months.
Click here to see information on Met-Ed customer assistance programs.
Security deposit arrangements may be possible; Call and speak to the Advanced Applications Department.||Berks||First Energy - Met-Ed||First Energy|
|First Energy - Penelec - WARM Energy Conservation Program||An energy conservation program for Penelec's low-income residential customers in PA. The objective of the program is to help customers save energy and money by reducing their energy consumption. This is done by installing energy-saving home improvements in the home and by educating family members on ways to lower their electric usage. Penelec works with community-based organizations and energy conservation contractors to provide these WARM Program services at no additional cost to eligible participants. There are household income requirements and other program qualifications.||Berks||First Energy - Penelec||First Energy|
|First Energy - Penn Power - Customer Assistance & Referral Evaluation Services Program||CARES provides assistance on a short-term basis to payment-troubled residential customers. Based on individual circumstances, company CARES representatives make referrals to social agencies and provide information on appropriate company and/or external programs. CARES is available to:
* Any customer 60 years of age or over
* A handicapped or disabled customer
* A seriously ill customer
* a customer with a seriously ill family member who resides in the household
||Lawrence||First Energy - Penn Power||First Energy|
|First Energy - Penn Power - WARM Energy Conservation Program||The WARM Program can help you lower your electric bill and keep your home more comfortable in the winter and summer months.
Customers participating in WARM:
* receive an in-home energy usage evaluation
* work with a trained energy educator to create an energy-savings plan
* have the opportunity to receive energy-saving home improvements installed in the home
||Lawrence||First Energy - Penn Power||First Energy|
|First Energy's WARM Program||Depending on how much electricity a household uses each month, the WARM program could provide them with energy-saving home improvements such as:
-Attic and/or wall insulation
-Caulking and weather-stripping
-Refrigerator/freezer testing and possible replacement
-Electric water heater inspection
-Energy-Saving light bulbs
-Reflective window tint to reduce cooling costs
*The specific improvements that a household is eligible to receive will be determined during the home energy evaluation. No payment is required for these installations, services.||Dauphin||Dauphin County Weatherization||Dauphin County Weatherization |
|First Energy - West Penn Power - WARM Program - Low Income Usage Reduction Program (LIURP)||LIURP The WARM Program can help low-income customers’ lower electric bills and keep their homes more comfortable in the winter and summer months. It is available to homeowners and renters with landlord approval.
Customers participating in WARM: Receive an in-home energy evaluation, work with a trained energy educator to create an energy-savings plan, and have the opportunity to receive the following energy-saving items installed in the home: Caulking and weather-stripping, Refrigerator/freezer testing and possible replacement, Electric water heater inspection, and Energy-saving light bulbs.
The specific improvements that you are eligible to receive will be determined during your home energy evaluation. No payment is required for these installations/services.||Westmoreland||First Energy - West Penn Power||First Energy|
|Greater Erie Community Action Committee - Central Office - Weatherization||IN THE CITY OF ERIE ONLY
Weatherization provides assistance and energy education to low income owners or renters who are occupants of housing units that are in need of improvements to reduce energy usage. Weatherization audits the dwelling in accordance to industry standards and determines what work will make the structure more comfortable and energy efficient.
Replacement of broken glass
Furnace inspection||Erie||Greater Erie Community Action Committee - Central Office||Greater Erie Community Action Committee|
|Greater Philadelphia Asian Social Services||Offers housing counseling, emergency energy assistance, food banks, language services, and substance abuse management to individuals of Asian heritage.||Philadelphia||Greater Philadelphia Asian Social Services - Philadelphia; Olney||Greater Philadelphia Asian Social Services|
|Home Energy Efficiency Loan Program (HEELP) - SLHDA||The Scranton Lackawanna Human Development Agency (SLHDA) is coordinating local efforts with the Pennsylvanian Housing Finance Agency (PHFA) to offer 1% loans up to $10,000 for energy efficient home repairs for those with low and moderate incomes.
The loans can pay for - air sealing, insulation and duct work, energy-efficient windows and doors, heating and cooling system repairs or replacements, roof replacements, and remediation of barriers preventing Weatherization services.
Low interest loans at 1% through PA Housing Finance Agency for income eligible families.
||Lackawanna||Weatherization - SLHDA||Scranton Lackawanna Human Development Agency|
|Home Weatherization, York County Planning Commission||This a program to help people who have a limited income lower their fuel bills, save energy and have more
comfortable homes in the process. The work is done for those eligible free of charge.
Specially trained workers make specified repairs
to your home so that it becomes more snug,
secure and cheaper to heat and cool. Services include attic and basement insulation, hot water heater and pipe insulation, window and door weatherstripping, caulking, broken glass replacement and glazing. Also as part of the Weatherization Program your furnace and water heater will be tested for its efficiency and safety. Inefficient or unsafe furnaces will be repaired or replaced. All work is
done on an as needed basis. In addition, we provide education on ways you can use and save energy wisely.||York||York County Planning Commission||Property and Taxes Office, York County Government|
|Housing Authority of the County of Beaver - Weatherization Program||The goal of the Weatherization Program is to reduce heating costs for low income families by improving the energy efficiency of their homes while ensuring their health and safety.
Weatherization services in Beaver County are provided by the Housing Authority of the County of Beaver to both homeowners and renters.||Beaver||Housing Authority of the County of Beaver||Housing Authority of the County of Beaver - Public And Indian Housing|
|Jefferson Community Action Partnership - Weatherization||Provides weatherization services.||Jefferson||Jefferson Community Action Partnership||Jefferson Community Action Partnership|
|Lawrence County Community Action Partnership - Lead and Healthy Homes Program||The Lead and Healthy Homes Program (LHHP) builds on the model established by the Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program to identify and address a variety of environmental health and safety concerns including: Biological Agents; Chemical Agents; and Structural Deficiencies.||Lawrence||Lawrence County Community Action Partnership - Healthy Homes||Lawrence County Community Action Partnership|
|Lawrence County Community Action Partnership - Weatherization||Through a grant contract with PA’s Department of Community & Economic Development (DCED), LCCAP administers Dept of Energy (DOE) funded programs that provide eligible families / individuals with a Home Energy Audit which will determine that types of energy efficient work shall be perform on the home. Some of the work available to low-income residents of Lawrence County include: insulation, basement air sealing, window and door treatments, etc.||Lawrence||Lawrence County Community Action Partnership - Healthy Homes||Lawrence County Community Action Partnership|
|Low-Income Usage Reduction Program (LIURP)||The Low Income Usage Reduction Program (LIURP) LIURP is intended to assist low-income residential customers lower their energy costs through effective energy conservation. Customers may qualify for energy efficiency improvements such as storm windows, storm doors, insulation, refrigerator replacement, water heater jackets, energy-efficient lighting, and energy audits. LIURP complements and supplements the services funded by other low-income programs. Each utility company has some flexibility in terms of the nature of services provided to reduce energy usage.
||Dauphin||Dauphin County Assistance Office||Dauphin County Assistance Office |
|Low Income Usage Reduction Program (LIURP) - UGI Natural Gas and Electric||Provides residential energy-saving measures designed to limit heat loss and help lower heating bills. LIURP is an income-based weatherization program for customers with higher-than-average energy usage.||UGI Natural Gas and Electric - Customer Assistance Programs||UGI Natural Gas and Electric Utilities|
|Montgomery County Community Action Development Commission (CADCOM) - Weatherization Programs||If you have received LIHEAP assistance from the Department of Public Welfare (DPW) in the past heating season, you are automatically qualified to receive a free Weatherization Audit. For more information, contact the Director of Weatherization at the contact email.
The Energy Auditor will conduct a free energy analysis and will determine what work needs to be done.
If the property you are living in was weatherized on or before September 30, 1993, then it is eligible to be audited again. This date is set by the Federal Government; it is not a ‘10 year basis’.
This program runs year round; apply early to try and have the work done before it gets too cold or hot. The same reasons your home gets cold in the winter can lead to excessive heat in the summer.
Information will be provided to you at the time of audit on "Energy and Safety Tips" and "Protect Your Family From Lead In Your Home".||Montgomery||Montgomery County Community Action Development Commission (CADCOM) - Montogomery; Norristown||Montgomery County Community Action Development Commission (CADCOM)|
|National Fuel Gas - Erie - LIURP||Offers free energy conservation measures to high usage, low income households to help make energy bills more affordable.||Erie||National Fuel Gas - Erie||National Fuel Gas|
|National Fuel Gas - Oil City - LIURP||Offers free energy conservation measures to high usage, low income households to help make energy bills more affordable.||Venango||National Fuel Gas - Oil City||National Fuel Gas|
|Northern Tier Community Action Corporation - Weatherization||Highly skilled staffs assess the entire household to determine which materials cost will effectively provide a warm, energy efficient home while insuring occupant health and safety. Clients are also provided with information on ways in which they can control high utility costs.||Cameron||Northern Tier Community Action Corporation||Northern Tier Community Action Corporation|
|Peoples Natural Gas - Low Income Usage Reduction Program (LIURP)||Assists eligible low-income customers in reducing energy bills through the installation of various energy conservation measures. The services may include attic insulation, sidewall insulation, heating equipment repair, air sealing, etc. Customers may own or rent their home; however, if renting, the landlord must provide written approval.
||Allegheny||Peoples Natural Gas||Peoples Natural Gas|
|People's TWP (T.W. Philips) Customer Assistance (CAP, CARES, Wise Choice)||Energy Help Fund (EHF): May allow a qualified low income residential customer to obtain a discounted monthly payment for their gas bill. Other benefits of the EHF Program may include reduced rates and credits toward past due balances when monthly payments are made on or before each monthly bill payment date.
CARES: The Customer Assistance and Referral program (“CARES”) may be able to help customers who are experiencing a temporary hardship by referring those customers to assistance programs specific to the customer's need.
Wise Choice Weatherization Program: This program may help reduce the gas usage of your home so that you may have lower monthly utility bills. A qualified home may receive a wide range of free services including but not limited to: installation of attic and wall insulation, door sweeps, caulking and weather stripping, furnace or boiler inspection and tune-up and a water tank inspection. A comprehensive energy audit and inspection of the home may be performed as well. The inspector will even advise you about many energy savings tips.||Butler||People's TWP (TW Philips) Customer Assistance Programs (CAP, CARES, Wise Choice)||People's TWP (TW Philips) Gas and Oil|
|PPL - Electric Service Provider||Regional electric utility provider.
Provides specialized customer assistance programs such as:
- Winter Relief Assistance Program (WRAP) - A free weatherization program for eligible low income customers who have an account in their name. In home audit dictates service provided (may include furnace repair, replacement of older appliances that are not energy efficient, caulking, weatherstripping, replacement of broken windows, water heater wrap, and insulation).
- Operation HELP: Pays energy bills for eligible customers (funds can be used to help pay for any fuel source, including oil, coal, kerosene, electric, etc.) low income customers. OpHELP is administered by CAP.
- OnTrack: A special payment plan that offers reduced monthly payments, protection from shutoffs and debt forgiveness. For residential customers who are struggling to pay their bills. OnTrack is administered by CAP.
- Customer Assistance & Referral Evaluation Service (CARES): A personalized service for customers experiencing bill payment problems due to temporary hardship.
-E-Power Wise: Offers energy-savings kits for customers who meet income guidelines (includes LEDs, LED night light, energy efficient showerhead) Call 866-306-2479
- Refrigerator and Freezer Recycling
- Appliance Rebates
- Home energy surveys/energy analysis
Optional billing programs include:
- Budget billing which allows customers to pay about the same monthly amount all year long.
- Automatic Bill Payment Plan offers customers the option of automatic deduction of the bill from a checking or savings account on their monthly due date.
- Payment-Date Extension Plan allows customer to extend the due date of the electric bill to coincide with their monthly pension/social security check.
- Double Notice Protection Plan enables customers to arrange for an individual or social service agency to receive a copy of all overdue or termination notices to alleviate problems.
PPL is regulated by the Public Utility Commission.||Lancaster||PPL Electric Utilities Corporation||PPL Corporation - Lancaster Region|
|PPL Electric Utilities||Electric Utility Provider.
Customer Assistance Programs include:
- WRAP (Winter Relief Assistance Program): Free weatherization and energy education program. Services include installation of energy saving light; changing/cleaning heating/cooling filters; replacement of waterbed coils with a foam mattress; refrigerator replacement; water heating measures (for electric water heating customers only); attic, duct, floor and wall insulation; blower door testing for air leakage (drafts); door and window weather-stripping; "whole house" foaming and caulking and door sweeps and thresholds. Eligibility criteria include household income, age, and be an individual metered PPL customer living in a primary residence. If renting, landlord permission required. Home can not have received WRAP services for at least seven years.
- CARES: A program for customers who cannot pay the full amount of their electric bills because of temporary personal or family hardships. Previously good-paying customers having a temporary hardship situation, recent loss of job or major reduction in household income, abandoned spouse or low-income elderly, and/or confused and disoriented customer can apply. Any residential customer can apply, regardless of income.
-OnTrack Payment Program: Payment plan for customers with limited incomes who are struggling to pay the full cost of their electric service. The program offers a reduced monthly payment and a chance to erase any back debt owed. Eligibility criteria include household income, family size and electric usage.
- Operation HELP: A PPL sponsored fuel fund that helps pay the energy bills of low-income customers. Will help pay for any type of home energy bills. All payments are made directly to energy vendors. Program also covers security deposit waivers. Eligibility criteria includes household income, family size and extenuating circumstances and hardships.
- Rebates: Available for PPL customers who buy new energy, efficient appliances or electrical heating and air conditioning systems.
- Appliance Recycling: Will pick up your old refrigerator or freezer and pay $35 for each. Air conditioning units also taken with refrigerator and freezer pickup.||Lehigh||PPL Electric Utilities||PPL Electric Utilities - Lehigh Region|
|PPL Electric Utilities - Winter Relief Assistance Program||Free weatherization and energy education program. Services include installation of compact florescent lights; changing/cleaning heating/cooling filters; replacement of waterbed coils with a foam mattress; refrigerator replacement; water heating measures (for electric water heating customers only); attic, duct, floor and wall insulation; blower door testing for air leakage (drafts); door and window weather-stripping; "whole house" foaming and caulking and door sweeps and thresholds. Eligibility criteria include household income, age, and be an individual metered PPL customer living in a primary residence. If renting, landlord permission required. Home can not have received WRAP services for at least seven years.||Lehigh||PPL Electric Utilities||PPL Electric Utilities |
|Redevelopment Authority of the City of Uniontown Weatherization Assistance Program||Provides assistance to low-income households for energy efficiency improvements and repairs.||Fayette||Weatherization Assistance Program||Redevelopment Authority of the City of Uniontown|
|Redevelopment Authority of the County of Fayette Weatherization Assistance Program||Provides assistance to low-income households for energy efficiency improvements and repairs.||Fayette||Weatherization Assistance Program||Redevelopment Authority of the County of Fayette|
|Schuylkill Community Action - Weatherization Program||Helps individuals insulate their homes. Also will help to lower the cost of heating the home or apartment building.||Schuylkill||Schuylkill Community Action Program||Schuylkill Community Action Program|
|Steel Valley Opportunities Industrialization||Home weatherization services.||Allegheny||Steel Valley Opportunities Industrialization||Steel Valley Opportunities Industrialization Center|
|Stella Winter storm||A listing of Stella storm info appears here: ||Stella Winter Storm||Stella Winter Storm|
|STEP, Inc. - Weatherization Services Clinton County||A federally funded program designed to help eligible residents reduce their home energy costs. Homeowners and renters are eligible. Weatherization measures are performed on houses, apartments, and mobile homes. An eligible client may be weatherized twice, but only once in the same dwelling.||Clinton||STEP, Inc. - Housing Options Pathway||STEP, Inc.|
|STEP, Inc. - Weatherization Services Lycoming County||A federally funded program designed to help eligible residents reduce their home energy costs. Homeowners and renters are eligible. Weatherization measures are performed on houses, apartments, and mobile homes. An eligible client may be weatherized twice, but only once in the same dwelling.||Lycoming||STEP, Inc. - Housing Options Pathway||STEP, Inc.|
|Tableland Services Weatherization Programs||Various weatherization programs, including LIHEAP furnace repair/replace crisis program.||Somerset||Tableland Services Weatherization Programs||Tableland Services|
|UGI Utility Provider/Customer Outreach Programs||Area utility company which supplies natural gas to industrial commercial and residential customers.
Specialized Customer Outreach Program services include:
- Customer Assistance and Referral Evaluation Service (CARES) Program: Assists UGI customers who are having difficulty paying their bills. Customer representatives meet and discuss LIHEAP, budget counseling, weatherization services and community resources.
- Operation SHARE: A one-time financial assistance payment of the client's active gas account providing the customer has demonstrated a history of regular payments and meets eligible criteria.
- CAP (Customer Assistance Program): Budget billing programs that helps low income, payment troubled customers better afford their UGI bills. Based on family size and income.
- LIURP (Low Income Usage Reduction Program): UGI's weatherization program is offered to qualified customers who use UGI for heating their home. Program services are provided free of charge and may include window and baseboard caulking, door and window weather-stripping, attic and sidewall insulation, duct and pipe insulation, ventilation, water conservation devices, furnace inspection and energy education.
Optional programs include:
- Equal monthly payment plans for residential customers.
- Third Party Notification Program which permits customer to name someone who would receive a copy of any termination notices which may be sent due to non-payment of bills.
- Extended Due Date program allows senior citizens to adjust their bill's due date to coincide with Social Security checks.
- Appliance maintenance and repair
- Residential service contracts for gas home heating systems and hot water heaters.||Berks||UGI||UGI|
|Warren-Forest Counties Economic Opportunity Council - Low Income Residential Assistance (LIRA)||This program provides energy education and home heating plant replacement.||Warren||Warren-Forest Counties Economic Opportunity Council||Warren-Forest Counties Economic Opportunity Council|
|Warren-Forest Counties Economic Opportunity Council - Low Income Usage Reduction Program (LIURP)||This program provides sidewall insulation and weatherization services.||Warren||Warren-Forest Counties Economic Opportunity Council||Warren-Forest Counties Economic Opportunity Council|
|Warren-Forest Counties Economic Opportunity Council - Pennsylvania Weatherization Assistance Program||This program provides furnace testing, repair, and replacement; attic and crawlspace insulation; window repairs; weather stripping; air sealing; energy education; and related health and safety matters. Usage Reduction Programs and Home Energy Assistance also available.||Warren||Warren-Forest Counties Economic Opportunity Council||Warren-Forest Counties Economic Opportunity Council|
|Warren-Forest Counties Economic Opportunity Council - WARM III Program||This program provides weatherization services that include insulation; weather stripping; caulking; the replacement of broken glass; and in-depth consumer energy education to help manage electric consumption.||Warren||Warren-Forest Counties Economic Opportunity Council||Warren-Forest Counties Economic Opportunity Council|
|Wayne/Pike Weatherization Program - Wayne County Redevelopment Authority||Residential energy efficiency program that aims to reduce the energy costs of low-income families through energy efficient Weatherization measures. Assists low-income families, the elderly, persons with disabilities and families with children. Services are completed for eligible households at no cost.||Wayne||Wayne County Redevelopment Authority||Wayne County Redevelopment Authority|
|Weatherization Assistance Program||Dauphin County Weatherization conducts on-site energy audits to assess conditions in the home and to identify the most cost effective energy savings measures needed.
Weatherization services include but are not limited to:
- Blower door guided air sealing to effectively locate and reduce air-leakage throughout the home;
- Installation of attic, wall, basement and crawlspace insulation and ventilation to reduce energy loss;
- Heating system modification or replacement to increase the efficiency and/or safety of the heating system;
- Minor repairs, and/or health and safety measures are provided (when necessary) to allow the safe and effective installation of the weatherization measures;
- Client education on the proper use and maintenance of the installed Weatherization measures and ways to reduce energy waste everyday.
||Dauphin||Dauphin County Weatherization||Dauphin County Weatherization |
|Weatherization Assistance Program||On site energy audits are conducted to assess conditions in homes and to identify the most cost-effective energy saving measures to be installed. Weatherization services include but are not limited to:
*Blower door guided air sealing to effectively locate and reduce air-leakage throughout the home;
* Installation of attic, wall, basement and crawlspace insulation and ventilation to reduce energy loss;
* Heating system modification or replacement to increase the efficiency and/or safety of the heating system;
* Minor repairs, and/or health and safety measures are provided (when necessary) to allow the safe and effective installation of the weatherization measures;
* Client education on the proper use and maintenance of the installed Weatherization measures and ways to reduce energy waste everyday.
||Union||SEDA - Council of Governments||SEDA - Council of Governments |
|Weatherization Assistance Program, SCCAP||Provides weatherization services to low-income homeowners and renters, with elderly, handicapped and high energy users being the target population. Weatherization includes insulation, air sealing, heating system retrofits, baseload electric measures, client energy education, and energy audits.||Adams||South Central Community Action Programs, Adams County||South Central Community Action Programs, SCCAP|
|Weatherization Assistance Program, SCCAP||Provides weatherization services to low-income homeowners and renters, with elderly, handicapped and high energy users being the target population. Weatherization includes insulation, air sealing, heating system retrofits, baseload electric measures, client energy education, and energy audits.||Adams||South Central Community Action Programs, Franklin County||South Central Community Action Programs, SCCAP|
|Weatherization - Commission on Economic Opportunity||Aims to reduce the energy costs of low income families - primarily the elderly and families with children - by making energy efficient improvements to the home. Funding for the program comes from the Federal Government through the Department of Energy, Office of Building Technology, State and Community Programs and the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Block Grant. Throughout PA the Weatherization Program is administered by the PA Department of Community & Economic Development.||Luzerne||Commission on Economic Opportunity - Weatherization Program||Commission on Economic Opportunity|
|Weatherization - Dushore - TREHAB||Services to help reduce the cost of energy usage around homes through the installation of energy saving tools, utilities, and appliances. Energy education to assist clients in further reducing energy costs by utilizing their energy more efficiently. Household income eligibility applies.||Sullivan||TREHAB - Dushore||TREHAB|
|Weatherization - Mehoopeny - TREHAB||Services to help reduce the cost of energy usage around homes through the installation of energy saving tools, utilities, and appliances. Energy education to assist clients in further reducing energy costs by utilizing their energy more efficiently. Household income eligibility applies.||Wyoming||TREHAB - Mehoopeny||TREHAB|
|Weatherization Program of Monroe County||Provides assistance in energy saving home improvements: including insulation, water heater wrapping, weather sealing doors and windows, water saving devices, etc.
Helps both renters and homeowners. To apply clients need to make an appointment and bring specific documentation. Income guidelines apply.
||Monroe||Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development||Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development|
|Weatherization - SLHDA||Addresses Weatherization, furnace, and other energy conservation services to disadvantaged individuals meeting 150% of the federal poverty guidelines.
Weatherization Measures Include:
•Air Sealing (Caulking, Weather Stripping, Door Sweeps)
•Attic Insulation and Venting
Furnace Measures Include:
•Furnace Cleaning & Tune-up
Home Energy Auditor will evaluate where energy loss is most prevalent and:
.Determine prioritization of allowable measures covered by the Department of Energy.
.Conduct energy education- every-day energy saving practices that will help you lower your heating/cooling costs.
.Provide contact information for any questions or concerns regarding Weatherization.
||Lackawanna||Weatherization - SLHDA||Scranton Lackawanna Human Development Agency|
|Weatherization - South Montrose - TREHAB||Services to help reduce the cost of energy usage around homes through the installation of energy saving tools, utilities, and appliances. Energy education to assist clients in further reducing energy costs by utilizing their energy more efficiently. Household income eligibility applies.||Susquehanna||TREHAB - South Montrose||TREHAB|
|Weatherization - Towanda - TREHAB||Programming helps reduce the cost of energy usage around the home through the installation of energy saving tools, utilities, and appliances. Energy education is also in place as part of this program, to assist clients in further reducing energy costs by utilizing their energy more efficiently.To apply, please print, complete, and return the relevant application to our office at: Trehab Weatherization, 36 Public Avenue P.O. Box 366 Montrose, PA 18801.||Bradford||TREHAB - Towanda||TREHAB|
|Weatherization - Wellsboro - TREHAB||Services to help reduce the cost of energy usage around homes through the installation of energy saving tools, utilities, and appliances. Energy education to assist clients in further reducing energy costs by utilizing their energy more efficiently. Household income eligibility applies.||Tioga||TREHAB - Wellsboro||TREHAB|
|Westmoreland County Housing Authority Weatherization and Rehab Programs||Provides weatherization services to low income homeowners and renters throughout Westmoreland County. The Rehab program provides either a roof or furnace replacement to very low income homeowners in all but five areas of Westmoreland County (Opt out areas are Arnold, Jeannette, Monessen, New Kensington, Scottdale).||Westmoreland||Weatherization and Rehab Programs||Westmoreland County Housing Authority|
|Winter Relief Assistance Program (WRAP)||WRAP is free weatherization for customers who use a certain amount of electricity and meet income guidelines. Professional contractors perform the work at no cost to you. You may qualify for attic insulation, appliance replacement, air sealing and other energy saving measures. Trained educators go through your home from top to bottom. They show you ways to reduce your energy bills. The program is available to both homeowners and renters.||Dauphin||PPL Electric Utilities||PPL Electric Utilities |