Funding Opportunities

a smiling couple discusses funding with a man in a suitPolicymakers can establish program requirements, develop competitive funding criteria, and provide project funding that is dependent upon the construction and rehabilitation of homes to be energy efficient. Major publicly-funded affordable housing administrators and their funding programs as they relate to energy efficiency include:

US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD):

US Department of Agriculture (USDA):

US Department of Energy (USDOE):

US Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA):

State Housing Finance Agencies (HFAs) and Other State and Local Programs:

Many state HFAs promote energy efficiency as part of the criteria used to competitively allocate low income housing tax credits.

State Residential Energy Efficiency Loan Programs: