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June 22, 2017

Save Money and Energy by Switching to Energy Efficient Light Bulbs

Save Money and Energy by Switching to Energy Efficient Light Bulbs

The variety of different light bulbs sold in stores today can be challenging for a consumer when a replacement bulb is needed.  Do you go for the traditional incandescent bulbs or something more efficient like a compact fluorescent light bulb (CFL) or light-emitting diode (LED)? We at Virginia Energy Sense (VES), the Commonwealth’s energy education program, are tasked with raising

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May 30, 2017

Saving Energy In Our Schools, Part 2

Saving Energy In Our Schools, Part 2

Virginia Energy Sense interviewed Loudoun County Public School’s Energy and Environment Program Administrators John Lord and Mike Barancewicz.  The LCPS Energy and Environment team has won multiple awards for their energy saving efforts. This is part two of a two-part interview.  You can read part one on the VES website.  Loudoun County Energy & Environment Team Motto “Every dollar that

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May 6, 2017

Saving Energy In Our Schools, Part 1

Saving Energy In Our Schools, Part 1

Virginia Energy Sense interviewed Loudoun County Public School’s Energy and Environment Program Administrators John Lord and Mike Barancewicz.  The LCPS Energy and Environment team has won multiple awards for their energy saving efforts. This is part one of a two part interview.  Loudoun County Energy & Environment Team Motto “Every dollar that pays an unnecessarily high energy bill could be

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November 30, 2016

Fall is Here to Stay

Fall is Here to Stay

The leaves have changed colors, the mornings are colder, and the sun now sets before the work day is over. Fall is officially here. We’ve set our clocks back an hour, and now it’s time to take steps to help save energy and lower our electric bill by preparing for fall’s cooler weather.

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