• about us

    Virginia Energy Sense is the Commonwealth’s energy education program under the guidance of the State Corporation Commission that provides tools to educate and empower Virginians to get involved and lower the amount of electricity they use.

    ABOUT YOUR

    POWER


    RENEWABLE

    ENERGY


    DOWNLOADABLE

    RESOURCES


    Energy-Savings Tips

    Simple and cost-effective tips to use energy more efficiently at home, work and school.

    Energy-Saving Resources

    Resources to help Virginians understand and reduce their energy use.

    Energy-Saving Gadgets

    Tools and gadgets to easily save energy at home or work.

    My Energy Star

    My ENERGY STAR home improvements and tips to take your home to the next level of energy savings.

    Energy Education in the Classroom

    Energy conservation curriculum to help teach students about energy usage.

    Incentive

    Programs

    Learn about the federal, state and utility incentives available to help offset purchase and installation costs of energy efficiency upgrades and equipment.

    partners

    We partner with businesses and organizations across the state to spread the word about the importance of reducing energy consumption.

    Is your business or organization taking steps to reduce its energy consumption? Apply to become a Virginia Energy Sense partner!

    Lesson Plans
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    FREE FOR TEACHERS

    Get your students energized about responsible energy use! In partnership with the Virginia Department of Education, we’ve created fun, multi-day, Lesson plans to help you teach your students how to understand and conserve energy! They’re classroom-ready and free to use!