Resources for Residents

Resource for Residents: Summer Ready DC

The Summer Ready DC campaign by the District of Columbia Public Service Commission assists residents in preparing their homes for summer. This includes getting a free weatherization kit to save energy, using checklists to ready homes for potential storms, enrolling in programs for utility assistance... Read More

Resource for Residents: Gaithersburg Fix-It Fair

Join the Gaithersburg Environmental Affairs Committee as it hosts its second Fix-It Fair, an event to promote waste reduction and environmental awareness. By repairing them instead of throwing them away, you can save money and resources and extend the life of your items. The event... Read More

Resource for Residents: Capital Area Solar Switch

Capital Area Solar Switch provides residents living around the DC area with the opportunity to learn about and install rooftop solar panels, battery storage, and electric vehicle charging stations for their homes. This program leverages the power of group buying, and the expertise of partner... Read More

Resource for Residents: Bike to Work Day

Bike to Work Day (BTWD) is rolling full speed ahead, as warm weather, a sense of community, and a chance to win a free bicycle will attract thousands of commuters to participate in metropolitan Washington’s regional event on Friday, May 19. Registration for the free, fun,... Read More

Resource for Residents: Habitat for Humanity DC-NOVA Home Ownership Program

Habitat for Humanity DC-NOVA’s homeownership program provides affordable housing solutions while promoting sustainability within the community. This innovative program offers qualified low-to-moderate-income families the opportunity to purchase energy-efficient, safe, and comfortable homes. Emphasizing green building practices and resource conservation, the program incorporates eco-friendly materials, solar... Read More