"I was surprised at how a few small changes could make such a big difference to my energy bills. The audit alone was well worth the cost, and I now have a list of improvements that will continue to help me reduce my energy costs."
Mom just got her energy audit. Thank you new england conservation services!
I just had this service done. 2 gentlemen spent hours going through my house to see where it could be more energy efficient. They were both polite and hardworking. They changed my light bulbs, sealed the doors, sealed my heat vents, gave me rebates on other things I might want to consider doing and were not completely satisfied with the numbers so they are coming back to do more. It was a pleasure to have them and well worth the money. I would recommend it to everyone.
Community Solar is something that we in Connecticut are about to receive! Community solar is referred to as owning a stake in community bought solar panels placed on a piece of land. For example, you don’t have a big yard, but your neighbor has a huge yard. You will be able to ask your neighborRead More
When we think of renewable energy, we think of solar panels, geothermal heat pumps, wind turbines. What if…there was another way to generate power, that was just as organic and has the potential to generate power using the power of evaporation? Every day 1400 Cubic Km^3 (cubic kilometers) of water is evaporated into our atmosphere.Read More
Cities and Towns who are Clean Energy Communities have a lot of benefits for it’s residents to take advantage of. In the Energize Connecticut program run by the utilities is a great program to save money on energy efficient upgrades. The Connecticut Green Bank (formerly known as the Connecticut Energy Efficiency Fund) will provide money backRead More
We had a long winter here in Connecticut and I am pretty excited for the Summer to warm up. It’s projected to be a hot summer this year. So how do I stay cool in the summer AND save on my air conditioning expenses? It’s not as difficult as you might imagine. Staying cool inRead More
Water heating is the third highest expense in energy usage in a home, followed by electrical and space heating. Having an efficient water heating system can help you save on your energy costs. What kind of water heaters are there? Tank Water Heaters –The first and most common water heating system is a tank-type waterRead More
I’m sure you have heard a lot of people trying to sell you LEDs. LEDs can turn out to be a high investment. Many would like to know…how much is an LED really going to save me? Well I have gone and done the heavy lifting for you so you can find out exactly howRead More