For Immediate Release: November 21, 2012
Media Contact: Adam Gottlieb, CA Energy Commission (916) 956-2030
Michael Lukens, Press Secretary (559) 999-5108


Energy Commission Chair Weisenmiller, Fresno Mayor Swearengin, PG&E to Highlight Successful Program Providing Free Home Energy Assessments

What: California Energy Commission Chair Robert Weisenmiller, Mayor Ashley Swearengin, and Robert Carlson from PG&E will discuss the partnership that has led to the success of the Home Energy Tune-Up Program and encourage homeowners in the Fresno area to sign up for free home energy assessments. The Energy Commission provided initial funding of $2.9 million, through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, for the program.

The Home Energy Tune-Up educates homeowners about energy savings opportunities in their homes through free home energy assessments for residents of Fresno and Madera counties. More than 2,500 homes have received free assessments.

Monday, November 26, 2012
2:30 p.m.

Where: Home of Juan and Amy Arambula
623 E. Cambridge Ave.
Fresno, CA

Note: A brief tour of energy upgrades at the Arambula house will be held for the media at the end of the speaking portion of the program.

Spanish-speaking participants will be available for interviews.

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