SOLAR vs. POLAR, Pt. 3: How LIHEAP and the Solar Boom are Saving Money and Lives

SOLAR vs. POLAR, Pt. 3: How LIHEAP and the Solar Boom are Saving Money and Lives

Spotlighting other innovative pilot programs that had success with Solar innovations and initiatives, a vibrant atlas of collaboration has been electrified all around the country, illuminating the important connection between public and private partnerships as this exciting new technology continues to revolutionize the future of energy assistance in the short term and independence in the long run.

SOLAR vs. POLAR: How LIHEAP and the Solar Boom are Saving Money and Lives For Thousands Around the U.S.

SOLAR vs. POLAR: How LIHEAP and the Solar Boom are Saving Money and Lives For Thousands Around the U.S.

Coming off another record-setting plummet in temperatures this winter, new innovations in the energy industry have been fast-tracked into use in distressed urban and rural communities riding the solar power wave, specifically benefiting from the explosion in new solar field-and-roof installations.

Voices of LIHEAP: Wisconsin in Focus

Voices of LIHEAP: Wisconsin in Focus

Our VOICES OF LIHEAP series continues with a spotlight on Maudwella Kirkendoll, Chief Operating Officer of Wisconsin-based Community Advocates, one of the primary partners in the Milwaukee County Energy Assistance Program. Kirkendoll’s work on the front lines of Wisconsin’s most vulnerable families offers a personal perspective on just how critical difference energy assistance makes in their daily lives.