‘Home Energy Makeover Contest’ for Area Residents

‘Home Energy Makeover Contest’ for Area Residents

The Local Energy Alliance Program (LEAP) is sponsoring a Home Energy Makeover Contest in Northern Virginia in order to promote awareness of energy efficiency in the Northern Virginia area.

Area esidents are eligible to enter the contest and have the chance to win a home energy makeover worth up to $3000, $5000, and even $10,000 dollars.

The Home Energy Makeover Contest, which is expected to reach thousands of residents in the Northern Virginia area, seeks to promote energy efficiency by educating residents on home energy usage. The contest is free to enter. Area residents can enter the contest online atwww.novaenergycontest.com. Residents must complete a quick and informative online-report about their home’s energy usage. This report is given to the homeowner whether they win the contest or not, and provides them valuable information.

Sponsors include—The Dominion Foundation, The Local Energy Alliance Program (LEAP), NVRC, Energy Sense: Value Your Power, Arlington County Government, The City of Alexandria Government.

Submissions are accepted through Sept. 21. Winners will be announced in October.

Homeowners without Internet access can enter by calling LEAP at 434-227-4666.