Markets & Business, Markets & Trends

Girl Scouts Learn Energy Conservation Can Be Applied at Any Age

7 Nov , 2016  

Katie Robinson, ERS, for Zondits The Girl Scouts of Northern California teamed up with Stanford University to create Girls Learning Environment and Energy (GLEE), a program that teaches energy conservation and environmental leadership through four- or five-week courses with Girl Scout troops. Right now they offer two GLEE courses: Home Energy, which focuses on ways […]

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Building Technology, Lighting

MPU Promotes EE with Annual LED Holiday Lighting Contest

26 Nov , 2014  

The contest is open to all MPU customers. All lighting must consist strictly of LED lights. The entries will be divided into three categories based on the number of lights in a given display. In each category, entries will be judged on the basis of creativity, overall theme and the ability to attract attention.

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Program Implementation, Programs & Policy

EE & Water Conservation Projects Implemented in D.C National Parks

27 Oct , 2014  

The National Park Service is investing $29 million in 81 individual energy efficiency and water conservation projects at national parks throughout the greater Washington region.

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Codes & Standards, Programs & Policy

Wisconsin’s Energy Code Update Lags

8 Oct , 2014  

Energy Efficiency-Wisconsin

“People building new buildings are missing the benefits of efficiency improvements that the rest of the country is taking advantage of,” said Reopelle, who heads the nonprofit environmental group Clean Wisconsin. “We’ve stopped improving our buildings in terms of health and safety and efficiency.”

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