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Are You Up to the Challenge?

Virginia – are you up to the challenge to reduce your energy consumption by 10%? Take a look at our new video highlighting steps to reduce your home’s energy use featuring our very own Captain Caulker! By understanding where your power comes from, you can use our energy-saving tips and resources to cut your monthly electrical energy costs and help the

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Virginia Student Wins National Contest for Energy-Saving Invention

Congratulations to Justin Heaton, 6th grade student at Damascus Middle School in Washington County, for winning the Igniting Creative Energy (ICE) Challenge in the Middle School Division! Since 2002, Johnson Controls and the National Energy Foundation have sponsored the ICE contest which challenges students to submit their unique solutions to improve energy and water conservation and the environment. Inspired by

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Virginia Businesses Making A Difference, Helping Others “Value Your Power”

With busy schedules at home and work, making energy efficiency and sustainability a top priority can be challenging. Since many of us are most motivated to conserve energy by the financial savings, implementing measures in the workplace — where the upfront investment can be greater and most of the energy users are unaware of daily usage and cost — can

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Energy Saving Tips for the Garage

Let’s say you have completed your personal home energy saving checklist.  You’ve caulked and sealed cracks and gaps around your home, you use a programmable thermostat that regulates your home’s heating and cooling when you’re away, and your neighbors know that you’ve bulked up your insulation levels in the attic. You’ve done great! But alas, there may be more energy-and

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