The Home Owner Managing Energy Savings (HOMES) Act is a bipartisan legislation to provide incentives for homeowners who perform energy retrofits. It is slated to be presented to the House in the upcoming weeks. This bipartisan bill means that homeowners making energy efficiency improvements to their homes could get from $2000 to $8000 in federal rebate monies!
You can read all about how the program would work if the legislation passes. Just click this link to read all about how Democrats and Republicans, alike, are work together to provide opportunities for construction jobs, while encouraging people to improve their home's energy efficiency (and decreasing our dependence on foreign oil!).