Energy Efficiency for Low-Income

Summer is quickly approaching which means higher electricity bills. The Houston Department of Health and Human Services and Reliant Energy will be holding workshops on energy efficiency.

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Sandra Massie-Hines helps the elderly in the Sunnyside neighborhood. She says there'll be a lot of interest in the offer to repair low-income homes for energy efficiency.

"They're looking to repair more than 900 homes for senior citizens, but they are probably going to have in excess of maybe 5,000 - 10,000 senior citizens that are going to fill out those applications because the needs are so great."

Five multi-service centers will be participating in the program. More information can be found on-line at kuhf-dot-org.

PowerHouse program information: 713-497-6666

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Capella Tucker joined KUHF in the spring of 1994 as a part-time reporter. She quickly gained a full-time position when she took over production duties for

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