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Georgia Interfaith Power and Light - Energy Improvement Grants   

Last DSIRE Review: 08/26/2014
Program Overview:
State: Georgia
Incentive Type: Non-Profit Grant Program
Eligible Efficiency Technologies: Equipment Insulation, Water Heaters, Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Chillers , Furnaces , Boilers, Heat pumps, Central Air conditioners, Programmable Thermostats, Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Duct/Air sealing, Building Insulation, Windows, Doors, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Custom/Others pending approval, Led Exit Signs, Vending Machine Controls, Commercial Refrigeration Equipment, Personal Computing Equipment, Food Service Equipment
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies: Solar Water Heat
Applicable Sectors: Nonprofit, Schools, Institutional
Maximum Incentive:$10,000
Equipment Requirements:Funds must be used for energy conservation measures suggested in energy audit reports
Funding Source:The Kendeda Fund
Web Site: http://www.gipl.org/content/Grants.asp
Summary:

Georgia Interfaith Power and Light (GIPL) offers grants of up to $10,000 to congregations or faith-based communities, including faith-based schools. Grant funds may be used for energy conservation measures recommended after receiving an energy audit through GIPL. Organizations receiving grants must provide an equal match of money toward the energy improvements. Matching funds can include creation care funds, capital improvements funds, building funds, tithes, loans or in-kind services. Grant funds must be used for the authorized projects within one year of the grant award. Recipients are required to submit energy data into a Monthly Bills Tracking System as well as submit a follow-up report one year after the projects are completed.

Applications are due by either May 15 or November 15 of each year, and materials are available on the program web site. Applicants must first have an energy audit through GIPL's Power Wise program.

 


 
Contact:
  GIPL Information
Georiga Interfaith Power and Light
PO Box 286
Decatur, GA 30031
Phone: (404) 588-9978
Fax: (404) 588-9968
E-Mail: info@gipl.org
Web Site: http://www.gipl.org/
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