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Energy assistance funds now available

...credited to accounts by this week.The CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority, which distributes the federal Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program to local residents, began mailing checks to energy companies last week, and they should be credited...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-16/energy-assistance-funds-now-
Glitch causes delay in federal energy assistance to some elderly Augustans

...Family and Children Services contracts with community action agencies across the state to distribute federal Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program funds to those who qualify.In Richmond County, the CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority opens the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-25/glitch-causes-delay-federal-
25 Smart Ways to Handle a $1,000 Windfall

...bulb again for many years and your home energy bill will drop a noticeable amount...your life.Idea #17 ? Get a Home Energy Audit and Follow the Recommendations A home energy audit simply means that someone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/simpledollar/2014-11-24/25-smart-
Electricity bills expected to increase this winter, natural gas to be stable

...Wednesday.For the average Georgia Power customers ? those who regularly use 1,000 kilowatt-hours of electricity at home ? energy costs will increase about $2.84 a month, spokesman John Kraft said.The rate change was approved in December by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-22/electricity-bills-expected-i
Tips to keep your heating bill lower

...Assistance Directors As so ciation, is expecting $3 billion this year.Many states and utilities offer incentives for home energy audits and home weatherization programs that include adding insulation, installing more efficient windows and replacing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-10-12/tips-keep-your-heating-bil
Ethanol initiative harmful

...what Europeans pay for Vladimir Putin's Russian gas. Remember, the poor spend four times more of their income for home energy than a more affluent middle class. Leftist groups, including the Sierra Club, are still opposed to helping the poor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-09-18/ethanol-initiative-harmf
CSRA Economic Opporunity accepting applications this week for Energy Assistance Program

Applications for home energy assistance for low-income residents will be accepted this week.The CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority is taking applications...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-18/csra-economic-opporunity-acce
The Pinch: Georgia Power offers rebates, incentives for customers

...summer months are just heating up, but if homeowners think ahead to winter, they could save hundreds in their annual home energy costs.Georgia Power is offering customers a chance to earn up to a $400 rebate by replacing a gas furnace with an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2012-06-14/pinch-georgi
Richmond County sample ballots for July 31 election

...practice permitting unlimited gifts from lobbyists to state legislators?3. Should Georgia adopt an income tax credit for home energy costs to support the economic security of our families?4. Should Georgia reduce sales taxes on made in Georgia products...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-07-14/richmond-count
Columbia County sample ballots for July 31 election

...practice permitting unlimited gifts from lobbyists to state legislators?3. Should Georgia adopt an income tax credit for home energy costs to support the economic security of our families?4. Should Georgia reduce sales taxes on made in Georgia products...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-07-14/columbia-count