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Michigan Saves is a non-profit green bank that facilitates low-interest financing for green upgrades such as solar installations and energy efficiency improvements. It works with a wide variety of contractors in the area who perform home and energy upgrade-related work. Find a contractor
Financial assistance for income-qualified households and families for energy upgrades:
• A2ZERO Aging in Place Efficiency partners with qualified older adults to help them remain in their homes for as long as possible. Improvements to lower energy bills can be covered by this funding for eligible community members.
• Washtenaw County Home Weatherization Assistance Program provides free weatherization services to qualified Washtenaw County residents. The program is implemented in partnership with the U.S. Department of Energy and is designed to help residents lower their utility bills. They perform a free energy audit and from the results of that audit, and provide eligible repairs on the home for free, for eligible homeowners or renters.
• Habitat for Humanity of Huron Valley provides critical home repairs, exterior projects, appliance replacements and other home improvements for families, individuals, seniors and veterans in Greater Washtenaw County who are of qualifying-income.
• DTE's low-income programs allow you to schedule an appointment with a DTE Energy Specialist, who will come to your home for a basic walk-through. They will check windows and doors, ventilation, and home energy use for adequate efficiency, and install free energy-efficient products.