Winter is rapidly approaching and temperatures are expected to drop below freezing in the next few weeks. Get ahead of the cold by scheduling a free home energy audit today from Green Iowa AmeriCorps.

Green Iowa AmeriCorps' home energy audits and weatherization services are designed to reduce energy use and lower utility costs, while increasing the comfort of your home.

Why Weatherize?

  • Comfort - Reducing drafts help maintain consistent indoor temperatures.
  • Cost - Weatherization can save you $50 to $350 annually with improvements lasting from 5 to 25 years.
  • Conservation - Conserving energy reduces the demand for fossil fuels.

There is no fee for this service and the audit team can work around your schedule.

To sign up for an energy audit, contact the Iowa City office of Green Iowa AmeriCorps at 319-339-5399 or

About Green Iowa AmeriCorps

Operated through the University of Northern Iowa's Center for Energy and Environmental Education and hosted locally by the City of Iowa City, Green Iowa AmeriCorps is a community service program focused on conservation and sustainable use of energy resources in Iowa. Members are trained as energy auditors and contribute to a comprehensive home energy program. Other involvement in the community includes deconstruction projects, creating energy educational programs for all ages, and assisting in the development of energy-related community events.

Green Iowa AmeriCorps: Making Iowans more energy efficient through low-impact home weatherization, energy education, and community outreach.

Date of publication

Monday, October 30, 2017