Tex. Gov't Code Section 2305.036
Housing Partnership Program


The energy office is the supervising state agency for the housing partnership program.


The energy office shall promote the efficient use of energy in Texas residential housing through grants, partnerships, and loans.


Projects funded under this program may include:


projects to demonstrate commercially available cost-effective energy-saving techniques and technologies;


training and technical assistance in energy-efficient construction, design, or remodeling;


projects to provide energy education workshops or seminars for consumers;


financing for energy designs and improvements, energy-efficient appliances, and energy management systems; and


funding of a weatherization assistance program through the Texas Department Of Housing and Community Affairs to benefit individuals of low income.


The ultimate beneficiaries of the program shall be residential energy consumers, primarily targeting low-to-moderate income households.


Nonprofit organizations, community action agencies, local governments, regional government councils, universities, utility companies, public housing authorities, community-based organizations, social service agencies, and other service-related organizations may serve as leads in establishing partnerships with the agency.


The energy office may require grant recipients to match a grant in a ratio determined by the energy office.
Added by Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 268, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1993. Renumbered from Government Code Sec. 2305.064 and amended by Acts 1997, 75th Leg., ch. 521, Sec. 9, eff. Sept. 1, 1997.

Source: Section 2305.036 — Housing Partnership Program, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/GV/htm/GV.­2305.­htm#2305.­036 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

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