The environment is intrinsically tied to public health. At DOEE, our work revolves around maintaining the health and safety of our residents. From assessing environmental risks in air quality to keeping our rivers and water clean to providing energy assistance to those in need, DOEE works tirelessly to protect our local environment and ensure that District residents have the resources they need to incorporate environmentally friendly practices in their day-to-day activities.
Environmental Health and Safety
Arsenic Asbestos Abatement, Lead and Healthy Housing Lead and Safer Drinking Water, Pesticide Program, Radon Gas
Energy Assistance & Weatherization
Recycling, Waste and Hazards
Stormwater and Flooding
DC Sustainable Energy Utility (DCSEU)
eCYCLE DC - Electronics Recycling
PaintCare- Paint Recycling
Lead in the District
Energy Assistance Programs for District Residents
- Utility Affordability Programs - These programs can help you to receive monthly discounts on your utility bill.
- DC Sustainable Energy Utility Rebates - Learn about potential rebates on your energy efficiency home improvements.
- Solar for All - The program to bring the benefits of solar to 100,000 low income residents. See eligibility and sign up.