Country:United States
Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:1976
Policy Type:Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)>Research programme >Technology deployment and diffusion, Information and Education>Information provision, Economic Instruments>Fiscal/financial incentives>Grants and subsidies
Policy Target:Buildings>Building Type>Residential, Buildings, Buildings>Existing buildings, Buildings>Building Code, Buildings>Building Code>Energy performance, Buildings>Building Code>Model/Reference building, Buildings>Building Code>Energy frame, Buildings>Building Code>Prescriptive, Buildings>Building Code>Trade-off, Residential Appliances>Space heating, Residential Appliances>Space cooling, Buildings>Building Type>Non-residential, Buildings>Building Type>Industrial
Agency:Department of Energy (DOE)

The Weatherization and Intergovernmental Programs Office (WIPO) provides funding and technical assistance to its partners in state and local governments, Indian tribes, and international agencies to facilitate the adoption of renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies in buildings. WIPO activities speed the adoption of new technologies and help transfer technologies that are developed by DOE-funded research to the private sector. WIPO is an overarching program which manages the Weatherization Assistance Program and the State Energy Program.

This record is superseded by:Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP)

Last modified: Fri, 27 Jan 2017 17:07:33 CET