General WAP Information and Guidance
- Department of Energy (DOE) Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) Information
DOE has provided weatherization services to more than 5.6 million low-income families since 1976. Through WAP, weatherization service providers install energy efficiency measures in the homes of qualifying homeowners free of charge.
- Weatherization Assistance Program Technical Assistance Center (WAPTAC)
Information and resources related to WAP.
- DOE WAP Regulations
DOE issued new WAP regulations that enable buildings containing rental units identified by HUD and USDA in DOE's March 2, 2010 guidance to more easily meet the eligibility requirements for weatherization assistance.
- Authorizing Legislation for WAP
Codified at 42 U.S.C. Sections 6861 – 6873.
- Regulations for WAP
Codified at 10 C.F.R. part 400 and 10 C.F.R. part 60. Also see American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) amendments to the regulations.
- DOE’s Historic Preservation Guidance
- Final Rule on Amending Eligibility Provisions to Multifamily Buildings for the Weatherization Assistance Program Notice 10-14 is in effect since March 2, 2010.
- Historic Preservation Implementation Program Notice 10-12 is in effect since February 11, 2010.
- Weatherization Guidance on Maintaining Privacy of Recipients of Services
Program Notice 10-8 is in effect since February 1, 2010.
- Revised Davis-Bacon Wage Determinations for the Weatherization Assistance Program Program Notice 10-07 is in effect since December 14, 2009.
- Grantee Performance Required to Release the Hold on Remaining 50% of Obligated Recovery Act Funds Program Notice 10-05 is in effect since December 3, 2009.
- Davis-Bacon Labor Rates for Weatherization Work in Multifamily Buildings Program Notice 10-04 is in effect since November 10, 2009.
- National Evaluation of the Weatherization Assistance Program Notice 10-11 is in effect since November 10, 2009.