Noble REMC will be accepting applications from non-profit service organizations for environmentally friendly projects that benefit people in the Noble REMC service area.
Projects that could be funded by EnviroWatts grants:
- Develop renewable energy sources and resources.
- Reduce energy use.
- Improve water quality of rivers, streams and underground aquifers.
- Improve air quality of local area.
- Enhance species diversity.
- Create or restore habitat for wildlife.
- Plant trees or native plants.
- Encourage recycling.
- Educate individuals about safe disposal of waste, especially hazardous/ chemical waste.
- Educate the public on local environ-mental issues.
Applications for a Noble REMC EnviroWatts grant can be found at nobleremc.com/programs or picked up at our office. The applications are due into our office at 300 Weber Road, P.O. Box 137, Albion, IN 46701 by 4:30 p.m. on Monday, March 5.
Members who participate in the EnviroWatts program pay an additional one cent per kWh for their first 500 kWh, guaranteeing the number of kWh to be generated from environmentally friendly alternative energy sources. That premium is placed in a fund that is used to fund environmentally friendly projects in Noble REMC service area.
To participate in the program, please contact us at 800-933-7362.