50 Home Challenge – Solvang!

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Welcome to the 50 Home Challenge – Solvang!

The 50 Home Challenge is a joint initiative between CHERP and the emPower program to engage an entire community and retrofit 50 single-family homes to make them more comfortable and energy efficient.

If you’re ready for a more comfortable, healthy, and energy efficient home, and want to be part of improving your community, you’re in the right place. These resources are only available for a limited time so help your home and your community and act now!

What does it take to participate?

  • Contact Us – You made it to our website: Congratulations on taking the first step towards improving your home and community!

  • Request a FREE Energy Coach Assessment – our trained Energy Coach will conduct a walk-thru site assessment and provide you with a full report.

  • Choose Your Upgrade and Conduct Retrofit – the contractor will help you choose an upgrade package and apply for utility incentives and financing.

  • Receive Funds and Enjoy the Benefits of your Upgraded Home – receive your rebate check, close your loan, and enjoy reduced energy use and a more comfortable home.

To get started today, fill out the form below, and a Specialist will be in touch shortly.