Interested in a program for energy efficiency? Tell city with this survey

By Beth Galante, The Lens contributing opinion writer |

New Orleans is working to reduce the energy consumption of our city’s households, and city officials want your help to determine how interested homeowners are in a loan program to improve energy and water efficiency. The Office of Environmental Affairs has received a $220,000 Recovery Act grant from the U.S. Energy Department that will be used in part to sponsor market research to guide the design of new incentive programs. One component of this research effort is the web-based nolaenergysurvey.com.