Financial Assistance Available through Low-Income Energy Program
The Department of Commerce is reminding North Dakotans that emergency cooling assistance is available to citizens who qualify for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP). Qualified recipients can use funds to purchase fans and other types of air conditioning units for their households. LIHEAP provided emergency cooling assistance to 137 households in the state in 2013. Overall, the program served 13,500 North Dakota households last year. Read more in the Jamestown Sun.