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...

Do Some Spring “Energy Cleaning” to Save Energy AND Money

Winter may be ending soon, but that doesn’t mean you can’t start prepping your home to take advantage of all the energy savings opportunities that spring affords!  Spring “energy cleaning” will help you save energy and money. Virginia Energy Sense (VES), the...

Did You Resolve to Save Money This New Year? We’re Here to Help

The confetti has fallen, the New Year’s ball has dropped, and 2017 has begun. Perhaps you were among the millions of people who resolved to eat better, exercise more, get organized, or save money. While we can’t help you with your resolutions to get healthier or more...

Give the Gift that Keeps on Giving, by Saving

The holiday season often has us wracking our brains for fun, useful gifts for friends and family. Fortunately, Virginia Energy Sense is here to help. We’ve compiled a list of nine energy-saving gadgets that are sure to delight everyone on your list. Better yet, each...

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...
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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!