Article · Mar 10, 2014
County Flips Switch on Energy Efficient Financing
Homeowners in unincorporated Kern could be able to turn down the dimmer on their power bills, under a new finance program that began Monday. Home Energy Renovation Opportunity, headquartered in San Diego. It is designed to let homeowners beat monthly energy bills with energy-efficient upgrades ranging from new weatherstripping to solar panels, paying on their property tax -- and, officials say, coming out ahead.