Searching for ways to engage on Energy Efficiency Day? Look no further! Business leaders, elected officials, and advocates will be hosting events across the U.S. and Puerto Rico during the national day of awareness about the benefits energy efficiency.
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Here are examples of last year’s events:
Arkansas Interfaith Power and Light held two volunteer opportunities during which participants assembled treat bags with energy efficiency items (LED bulbs, power strips, socket sealers and faucet aerators) to help their Little Rock
The County of San Luis Obispo Public Works Department held an “Energy Efficiency Day Challenge” for the department’s 300 employees. The challenge required some light research about both County and home energy efficiency related topics and best of all, staff could have their family participate.
The Citizens Utility Board (CUB) offered
The Vectren Corporation in Evansville, Indiana celebrated Energy Efficiency Day by encouraging the benefits of energy efficiency as well as providing some fun giveaways for their employees.
National Grid offered its Massachusetts customers a discount on LED
Kinetic Communities Consulting facilitated an interactive workshop on energy efficiency and how to expand awareness for an energy-equitable New York. The workshop was at National Grid in Brooklyn.
Conservation Consultants, Inc., hosted a certified passive house tour and happy hour in Pittsburgh. A passive building involves extreme energy efficiency (targeting 60-70% energy use reduction) and performance verification that is proven through an
National Grid Rhode Island celebrated #EEDay2018 with a one-day sale on Nest thermostats.
Henrico County, Virginia held an Energy Fair that was free and open to the public, at the Henrico County Western Government Center.
Canada: Energy Efficiency Alberta celebrated Energy Efficiency Day in its lobby in Calgary where visitors could try out an energy-generating bike!
Puerto Rico: The ASHRAE Puerto Rico Chapter, USGBC Puerto Rico Chapter, and the Puerto Rico Energy Efficiency and Sustainability Alliance (PR-EESA), hosted a government outreach day and an Energy Efficiency Day Celebration event at El Capitolio de Puerto Rico.
Environment America hosted a Twitter chat, and @MEEAee released fun, creative energy efficiency content on Twitter.