Georgia Interfaith Power and Light - Energy Improvement Grants (Georgia)

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Financial Incentive Program

Place Georgia

Name Georgia Interfaith Power and Light - Energy Improvement Grants (Georgia)
Incentive Type Non-Profit Grant Program
Applicable Sector Institutional, Nonprofit, Schools
Eligible Technologies Boilers, Building Insulation, Caulking/Weather-stripping, Central Air conditioners, Chillers, Comprehensive Measures/Whole Building, Custom/Others pending approval, Doors, Duct/Air sealing, Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls, Equipment Insulation, Furnaces, Heat pumps, Lighting, Lighting Controls/Sensors, Programmable Thermostats, Refrigerators, Water Heaters, Windows, Solar Water Heat
Active Incentive Yes

Implementing Sector Non-Profit
Energy Category Energy Efficiency Incentive Programs, Renewable Energy Incentive Programs

Funding Source The Kendeda Fund

Program Administrator Georgia Interfaith Power and Light

Last DSIRE Review 2012-05-23
Last Substantive Modification
to Summary by DSIRE

Incentive Source


Georgia Interfaith Power and Light (GIPL) offers grants of up to $10,000 to congregations or faith-based communities, including faith-based schools. Grant funds may be used for energy conservation measures recommended after receiving an energy audit through GIPL. Organizations receiving grants must provide an equal match of money toward the energy improvements. Matching funds can include creation care funds, capital improvements funds, building funds, tithes, loans or in-kind services. Grant funds must be used for the authorized projects within one year of the grant award. Recipients are required to submit energy data into a Monthly Bills Tracking System as well as submit a follow-up report one year after the projects are completed.

Applications are due by either May 15 or November 15 of each year, and materials are available on the program web site. Applicants must first have an energy audit through GIPL Power Wise program.

Incentive Contact

Contact Name GIPL Information
Department Georgia Interfaith Power and Light

Address PO Box 286

Place Decatur, Georgia
Zip/Postal Code 30031
Phone (404) 588-9978

Fax (404) 588-9968

  • Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.[1]


  1.  "Database of State Incentives for Renewables and Efficiency (DSIRE)"