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Question of the Week: what’s a lumen?

It’s no secret that our home lighting choices have become significantly more efficient. Now, instead of measuring our old, incandescent light bulbs by the amount of energy they use (watts), we’re measuring them by the amount of light they emit (lumens). This new measurement helps ensure you pick bulbs that use the least amount of energy while providing the appropriate

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Virginia Energy Talks Efficiency at Governor’s Conference on Energy

The Virginia Energy Sense team was onsite at the 2012 Governor’s Conference on Energy spreading the word about the statewide goal to reduce electricity use by 10%. We also connected with other energy efficiency organizations to learn more about their work across the state.  If you want to learn more about these other energy efficiency groups, visit the Virginia Energy

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Looking for home energy efficiency incentives and rebates? The search is over–

Looking to make some big energy-efficiency changes in your home? We can help! Virginia Energy Sense has compiled an easy-to-use list of all federal, state and utility incentives available to Virginians.  These can help you offset purchases and installation costs of energy efficiency upgrades and equipment, and can even help you lower your tax bill.  Now that’s a deal!  Here’s

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