Looking for examples of low or no cost energy saving measures installed in homes

Kaitlin Phelps New York City February 05, 2018 03:28 PM
Hello! I'm looking for examples of programs that have used community groups or municipality staff (not utilities) to implement low or no cost energy saving measures. Specifically,…

Energy Efficiency for Grocery & Convenience Stores

Michelle Vigen Washington March 28, 2012 11:24 AM
We're working on developing a program that targets rural and/or small grocery stores and convenience stores for easy and cost-effective, but underdeployed, energy saving retrofits…

Turn Thermostat Down 1 Degree

Stuart Davies August 09, 2011 09:26 AM
Is anyone aware of any CBSM projects (or other methodologies) around this behaviour? I am interested in any articles, cases or journals written around this topic. Does anyone k…

Information regarding Liquid Pool Covers

Toby Maez Commerce City April 19, 2011 11:20 AM
I am researching the use of liquid pool covers the pros and cons of it's use and the if it is effective in energy savings. The cost and maintenance may outweigh its use and a pool…

Webinar: Take a Load off Toronto Clothesline Campaign

Jay Kassirer Ottawa January 13, 2011 04:00 PM
This case study illustrates the benefits of distributing low cost, high impact technologies and products through giveaway events at retail settings, with a short, in-person educat…

Turning off Computers: Energy Saved

Joette Storm, APR Anchorage June 23, 2010 01:53 AM
The U-Med Green District intends to urge employees to turn off their computers at the end of the work day. Conventional wisdom says that will harm the computer. Does anyone have r…

Computer Wear and Tear

Joette Storm, APR Anchorage June 23, 2010 01:17 AM
Does anyone know the truth about whether turning off a computer at the end of every work day causes the drive to wear out? We intend to promote such behaviors to save electricity.…

University Energy Efficiency

Zed Langston Eugene March 06, 2010 02:15 PM
I am working with a small group to implement our first CBSM program for Lane Community College in Eugene, OR. Our goal behavior is for students to go above and beyond the sleep s…

Energy Use Reporting/Computer Management Software Program

Lorraine Stivey Perth October 28, 2009 11:12 PM
I am currently trialling a software energy reporting package which measures use of electricity, gas and water via smart meters. The electricity can be reported back from switchboa…

Garden Windmills

Lyne Ciesielski Melbourne July 16, 2009 09:53 PM
Hi - Recently my sister was in Norway and saw windmills which provide energy for the suburban household. The installation was comprised of numerous fans facing in different diecti…

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