U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Weatherization & Intergovernmental Program
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 allotted more than $11 billion for the Weatherization and Intergovernmental Program. Funds were distributed via these projects:
HUD and DOE recently established a partnership to support coordination of the use of $16 billion in funds appropriated by Congress through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). Learn more about this partnership by reading the Memorandum of Understanding issued jointly by both agencies.
The Weatherization Assistance Program received $5 billion from the Recovery Act to expedite the weatherization of low-income homes. Read the Funding Opportunity Announcement under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, or read a fact sheet that includes state-by-state funding allocations, and the Weatherization Assistance Final Program Rule 2009 and Notice for U.S. Territories.
Homes Weatherized by State Under the 2009 Recovery Act
State Energy Program
The State Energy Program received $3.1 billion from the Recovery Act for additional grants that do not require matching state funds. More information on these grants will be available soon. Read the Funding Opportunity Announcement under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, and a table that shows state-by-state funding allocations.
SEP Frequently Asked Questions
Read how the 2009 Recovery Act affects administration of the State Energy Program for monitoring and reporting, internal controls, subcontracts, state and local spending, and historical preservation; August 21, 2009.
Obligations and Payments by State Under the 2009 Recovery Act
The following resources are available to help you learn about the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009: