Energy Office Gets National Award for Dollar and Energy Saving Loans

!GOVAWAR.GIF (79168 bytes) Energy Office Director Bob Harris (at right) receives the 1996 State Energy Program Award for the agency's Dollar and Energy Saving Loan Program from Governor Ben Nelson.

The U.S. Department of Energy said, in making the award, that the Energy Office "consistently demonstrates program commitment and, through their initiative, makes a significant impact."

The low-interest energy efficiency loans, available since 1990, have financed more than 12,000 improvements totaling more than $75 million.

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