NFFN and NLIEC Merger Update November 8, 2013 “With Sister Pat Kelley’s vision as a guiding light, we move forward toward common goals and see now as the perfect time to unite for a singular focus.” – National Energy and Utility Affordability Coalition Co-Presidents Skip Arnold and John Rich Dear NFFN and NLIEC Members, Supporters […]
NLIEC News, September 2013
The Up & Over the River Walk and Run is coming up September 1, 2013, at Miller’s Landing in Omaha. Proceeds will benefit the Heartland Walk for Warmth and Run for Fun, which raises money for area Energy Assistance programs administered by the Salvation Army and the American Red Cross. The funds help those on […]
2013 HEARTLAND WALK FOR WARMTH, RUN FOR FUN CAMPAIGN RAISES $132,000 FOR ENERGY ASSISTANCE Septemberfest’s Up, Over River Run, Walk Kicks off 2014 Drive. Omaha, Neb. – The Heartland Walk for Warmth and Run for Fun campaign raised a record $132,000 for energy assistance for residents in eastern Nebraska. The fund drive exceeded the $125,000 […]
The 2013 Energy Burden Study Update, published by Jerome A. Deichert (Center for Public Affairs Research – University of Nebraska at Omaha) in June, 2013, can be read by clicking the Energy Burden Study link under the Energy Education menu.
NLIEC News – Vol. 8, No. 4 – April 2013
Washington – President Obama’s latest request for funding for the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program – LIHEAP – is again meeting with the cold shoulder from legislators representing the cold weather region of New England. Obama’s budget proposal for fiscal year 2014, released Wednesday, requests $2.97 billion for LIHEAP for the year beginning Oct. […]