Cash for Caulkers
May 7, 2010 by Post Team
Cash for Caulkers:House approved $ 6 billion Home Energy Star or the Rehabilitation Act ‘Money Bill caulkers on Thursday. Homeowners now can collect thousands of dollars in cash rebates for the caulk to the renewal of their houses with better insulation and energy savings windows and doors in this new bill.
According to CBS News, Star House bill, passed 246-161, would authorize $ 5,700,000,000 for two years for a program’s supporters – mostly Democrats – said he has the advantage to revitalize the sector construction fall and making the earth a little cleaner.
With this bill, one of his main sponsors, Rep. Peter Welch, D-Vt., Expects 3 million households will be eligible to equip their homes for energy efficiency and save an estimated $ 9.2 billion over the next 10 years in their monthly utility bills. And where is the employment growth go? The program is expected to create 168 000 new jobs.
The bill has two parts: The Silver Star program offers upfront discounts of up to $ 3,000 for specific energy efficiency improvements in homes, such as installing energy efficient appliances or duct sealing, insulation or new windows or doors. On the other hand, a Gold Star program would entitle people to a maximum of $ 8,000 when conducting comprehensive energy audits and implement measures that reduce energy consumption around your home for more than 20 percent.
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