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The application period will close on September 15, or earlier if the class has filled. Apply before July 31st to receive a $10 early bird discount on the program fee!

For more information about Energy Masters, including an overview of the program requirements and fall training dates, or to begin your application process, visit our Energy Master partner ACE's website.

Energy Masters, an award-winning program that promotes a more energy efficient and sustainable community, is now accepting community and student volunteer applications for the 2017-2018 program. Our volunteers complete a training course on energy efficiency and water conservation techniques to equip them to deliver community education and outreach programs in Northern Virginia.

To date, more than 180 volunteers have been trained and performed thousands of hours of community service to improve energy efficiency in the homes of more than 700 families living in affordable housing. Read more about the tremendous impact that the Energy Masters program has had on the affordable housing community in Arlington County and the City of Alexandria.

Since 2011, the award-winning Energy Masters program has been promoting a more energy efficient and sustainable community by training volunteers in energy efficiency and water conservation techniques and in delivering community education and outreach programs.

The volunteers then apply their new knowledge by performing 40 hours of community service annually by:

  • Making hands-on improvements in affordable housing units that increase energy and water efficiency

  • Educating residents and their families to encourage behavior change for sustained impact

  • Delivering educational programs to community groups and students at local schools

  • Providing educational information and energy and water conservation toolkits to residents who are struggling to manage utility costs

To date, more than 160 volunteers have been trained and performed thousands of hours of community service to improve the lives of more than 625 families living in affordable housing. Read more about the tremendous impact of the Energy Masters program has had on the affordable housing community in Arlington County and the City of Alexandria.

For more information, to apply or join the waitlist for the next Energy Masters class, please visit ACE’s Energy Masters page.

The program was created by VCE working in partnership with Arlingtonians for a Clean Environment and Arlington Thrive.

Energy Masters program is funded with generous support from the Arlington County Community Development Fund, the Arlington Initiative to Rethink Energy (AIRE) and the City of Alexandria. Affordable housing partners, including  Arlington Partnership for Affordable Housing (APAH), and the Arlington County Department of Human Service, and the Alexandria Redevelopment and Housing Authority.

 

We are now accepting applications for Energy Master volunteers!

Apply before July 31st to receive a $10 early bird discount on the program fee!

To learn more and submit your application, visit our Energy Master partner ACE's website