05 Sep '12, 10pm

Q&A with @greenjobs4vets demonstrates how #green jobs create a healthy transition and healthy homes #wap

Weatherization is one part of Veterans Green Jobs’ “green and healthy homes program,” which provides a whole host of energy efficiency, health and safety services to income-qualified homes in Denver and Jefferson County in Colorado. Since 2009, Veterans Green Jobs has provided weatherization services, under a contract with the Colorado Energy Office, to an average of 1,200 homes per year in these areas in addition to Colorado’s San Luis Valley. In 2011, the nonprofit joined a national coalition, the Green and Healthy Homes Initiative, to expand its services and serve even more homes. Veterans Green Jobs’ green and healthy homes program offers a range of home performance services that address all major household energy concerns and health risks such issues as asbestos, indoor air quality, lead, mold, radon, and safety.

Full article: http://www.homeenergy.org/show/blog/id/308/nav/blog

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