Staff from the Weatherization Assistance Program of the CNMI Department of Public Works, Division of Energy Office will be on Tinian for three days to provide on-site assistance regarding the application process and the program services available to qualified low-income eligible residents.
They will be on Tinian on Thursday, Jan. 25, from 9:30am to 11:30am, at the Man’Amko Center, and from 12:30pm to 3pm at the Tinian Mayor’s Office; on Friday, from 8am to 11:30am at the Tinian Youth Center .
With the services available, residents are able to make the necessary upgrades to improve the efficiency of their homes by replacing inefficient lightings and appliances with ones that are energy-efficient, Energy Star-rated lightings and appliances that lower energy use to reduce high energy bills.
To avail of the program services, applications are available at the Tinian Mayor’s Office or you may obtain an application for services by downloading a copy of an application from our website at www.cnmienergy.com.
For additional information, you may contact Christina Babauta, program manager, or Alexandro Castro Jr., auditor, at 664-4480/4481 or fax 664-4483, Monday-Friday, except weekends and holidays, from 7:30am to 11:30am and from 12:30pm to 4:30pm.
Thelma B. Inos, Energy director, encourages everyone in the CNMI to make their homes more energy-efficient by replacing inefficient lightings and appliances with qualified energy-efficient, Energy Star-rated products.
Funding opportunity for these programs is made possible by the U.S. Department of Energy through a grant from the Weatherization Assistance Program. (PR)