BEEP For Energy Efficiency Grants For BusinessesAug 18th, 2010 | By Environmental Headlines -- CT environmental news | Category: Energy, Energy Efficiency, Featured Story
Following is information on the Litchfield Hills Business Energy Efficiency Progam from New Hartford Plus.
The program makes available rebates for businesses and nonprofits for approved cost-efficiency building improvements The program is being administered by the Litchfield Hills Council of Elected Officials. New Hartford has been allocated $16,000 to be awarded locally.
LITCHFIELD HILLS BUSINESS ENERGY EFFICIENCY PROGRAM
STATEMENT OF PURPOSE – The Litchfield Hills Council of Elected Officials believes that promoting energy efficient commercial buildings is important to the economic health of the Litchfield Hills region. The intent of the Litchfield Hills Business Energy Efficiency Program (BEEP) is to strengthen the economic viability of the region’s businesses through a comprehensive energy efficiency improvement program. By providing a financial incentive for improving the energy efficiency of business buildings, we hope to stimulate reinvestment in those buildings and facilitate local economic development.