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Reducing Heating Bills

Louisiana: The State We're In

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2010-01-08

Duration: 00:07:01

Subjects: ENTERGY | Public utilities | Energy | Weatherization

Contributors:

  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Sanford, Shauna Producer
  • Crews, Keith Photographer
  • Holeman, Jeff Interviewee
  • Phelps, Jon Interviewee

Description

This segment from the January 8, 2010, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Shauna Sanford’s report on reducing heating bills. Sanford interviews Jeff Holeman of Entergy, who discusses tips for reducing energy bills, two programs for helping low-income families pay their bills, and the importance of weatherizing your home. Sanford also speaks with Jon Phelps of the Louisiana Association of Community Action Partnerships (LACAP), who discusses LACAP’s training program for the leaders of community action groups from around the state to weatherize the homes and mobile homes of residents in low income neighborhoods. Hosts: Shauna Sanford and Charlie Whinham