The Department of Public Works – Energy Division Office will be hosting its 2020 Drive-Thru Saipan Energy-Efficient LED Lighting Promotional and Educational Awareness Campaign on Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020, from 9am to 12pm, at Garapan Fishing Base.
The Energy Division, in conjunction with its Energy Education, Efficiency and Conservation Program efforts, will be distributing eight LED light bulbs per household to assist residential consumers reduce the cost of utilities of their homes and to educate the community about the importance of preserving and protecting available natural resources in the environment through energy-efficiency and conservation efforts in the CNMI.
LED bulbs will be available for distribution on a first-come, first-served basis throughout the day and while supplies lasts.
To avail of LED Bulbs, residential consumers must present a copy of a valid government-issued ID and a copy of a most recent utility billing with name on account. If availing for a residential consumer who is unable to do so, an authorization letter from the account holder must be provided. Businesses, rental property owners or landlords are not eligible to receive LED bulbs.
In addition, due to the continued threat of COVID-19, consumers are asked to observe during the event all posted and applicable health and safety related guidance to reduce the spread of the virus.
For additional questions or information regarding this event, contact Maile Iakopo, reporting specialist, at telephone numbers 664-4480/4.
Funding opportunity for this project is made possible through grant funds awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy (USDOE) – State Energy Program. (PR)