A $338,000 Grant...
Nebraska Energy Office Receives U.S. Department of Energy's State Energy Program Grant
In June 2006, the U.S. Department of Energy announced a grant award of $338,000 to the Nebraska Energy Office for work performed under the State Energy Program.
The Nebraska Energy Office matches this grant with state funds from oil and natural gas severance taxes.
These funds are used to
provide energy efficiency
services to consumers and
other small energy users,
and include the publication
of the Nebraska Energy Office Annual Report and
the Nebraska Energy
Quarterly newsletter as well as
maintenance of the state’s
energy statistics database and agency web
These funds also provide program
support for a wide array of activities
that include energy shortage management
and emergency preparedness,
education and information, Dollar and
Energy Saving Loans, residential and
commercial building energy efficiency
and management of competitive
federally-funded State Energy Program
Special Projects grants secured by the
Nationally, the federal energy agency awarded $34.6 million to 24 states, five territories and the District of Columbia to improve energy efficiency throughout the nation. The State Energy Program provides grants to states and directs funding to state energy offices from technology programs in in the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy.
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