What is Rebuild New Hampshire?
Rebuild New Hampshire is a one-stop, linked array of technical, educational, and financial energy assistance programs and activities administered by the Governor's Office of Energy and Community Services. It is tailored for New Hampshire communities and community sub-groups, including municipal buildings, schools, businesses, non-profit organizations, and residential housing units.
Rebuild New Hampshire supports New Hampshire communities as they move to:
More than anything else, Rebuild New Hampshire is a network of partnerships, challenged and moved by local leadership, implementing energy efficiency, conservation, and renewable resource measures through a collaborative exchange among technical assistance providers and the energy users who benefit from their expertise.
Rebuild New Hampshire is affiliated with the national Rebuild
America program (www.rebuild.org)
administered by the US Department of Energy. Rebuild America is a voluntary,
non-prescriptive program that helps community partnerships make profitable investments in
existing buildings through energy efficient technologies. The focus is on energy
improvement measures in commercial, government, and residential building space. Rebuild
New Hampshire works closely with Rebuild America to put national technical, educational,
and financial resources at the disposal of local partnerships as they address their own
energy saving opportunities.
A Rebuild New Hampshire community partnership can be a local school system or municipality, or an association of both public and private sector entities in the same local area, who agree to formulate an Action Plan (business plan) for identifying and implementing cost-effective energy improvement measures to be undertaken in buildings owned and/or managed by partnership members. Any member of the community can lead a partnership, but a unit of the local or county government, or a public school system, must be among the active participants. Partnerships can include participation from:
The Rebuild New Hampshire program is a tool kit, available to assist local community partners as they seek to save money and energy in buildings.
copy of the Rebuild New Hampshire Partnership Agreement Form
For additional information about Rebuild New Hampshire please contact:
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