Help the DCSEU transform more lives in the District by creating healthier, more energy-efficient homes and green job opportunities for DC residents.

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The DCSEU’s mission is to harness the power of energy efficiency to create safer, more sustainable communities and lower the energy burden on the District’s most vulnerable residents. The DCSEU has created the Energy Opportunity Fund to increase its impact in DC through energy efficiency and green job creation.

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VEIC, operating the DC Sustainable Energy Utility on behalf of DC Department of Energy and Environment, is a 501(c)3 charitable organization and your contribution is tax-deductible to the extent permitted by law.

Help DC Residents Save

When people save money on their energy bills, they can use those dollars towards the things that matter most.

Make an Impact

When people have access to on-the-job training in energy efficiency and renewable energy, they can support their families with better-paying careers in a growing field.

Since 2011

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More than 5,000 limited-income residents served

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$65 million in lifetime energy cost savings in vulnerable communities

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2,500+ energy efficiency kits distributed to limited-income residents

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85% of Workforce Development Program graduates go on to full-time positions