Energy Saving Information
Due to the rising costs of diesel fuel there is a need for the Village of Chignik Lagoon to take a closer look at alternative energy and conservation tactics to reduce the cost of energy. Below is a list of various conservation and efficiency tactics as well as links to other possible energy alternative solutions for the Chignik Lagoon area.
Check out Alaska Energy Authority's new website, http://akenergyefficiency.org/. The website is designed to share information, classes, and various programs promoting energy efficiency at home, at work, or at school. It also has information for educators. The site is still in progress so continue to check in on it from time to time.
Home Energy Rebate Program
The Home Energy Rebate Program for existing homes will rebate up to $10,000 to a homeowner, who improves the energy efficiency of his or her home. A qualified homeowner must improve the energy efficiency of the home at least 1 step using the energy rating system described in the guidelines page.
Can't afford the upfront costs to improve energy efficiency in your home?
Apply for the Second Mortgage Program for Energy Conservation.
Buying A New Appliance?
Find Rebates on various household items at Energy Star Rebate Locator To encourage customers to buy energy efficient products, ENERGY STAR partners occasionally sponsor special offers, such as sales tax exemptions or credits, or rebates on qualified products. Partners also occasionally sponsor recycling incentives for the proper disposal of old products
Bristol Bay Housing Authority Weatherization Program
Bristol Bay Housing Authority offers a Weatherization Assistance Program for those who live in the community year-round and meet financial qualifications. Online Application Available.
NAHASDA Services/Home Repair
Native American Housing Assistance and Self Determination Act (NAHASDA) offers assistance for home repair
- Must be Alaska Native or American Indian
- Own your home
- Meet family income requirements
Did you know...
that your appliances are consuming power even when turned off??!!
Eliminating Phantom Loads
Reduce Energy Consumption on your Fishing Vessel!
Fuel is EXPENSIVE, learn of ways to reduce your fuel consumption.
The Alaska Sea Grant Advisory Program offers:
Alaska Boating Fuel Efficiency Resources
...also take a look at "Energy Efficient Ways to Improve the Economic Bottom Line of your Fishing Business," - While this document was designed in New Zealand it provides some valuable information. Look through the entire document or pages 7-10 for actions you can take.
The State of Alaska offers Commercial Fishing Loan Fund for those you would like to energy efficient upgrades.
Loans & Grants
Additional Grant Programs