Tag Archives: Efficiency Vermont

News Briefs
April 18, 2018

Win money for home efficiency

Need help affording home efficiency upgrades? Efficiency Vermont is giving away $5,000 toward weatherizing a home through a video contest. Interested participants are asked to submit a quick video 60 second (or less) and submit it to Efficiency Vermont to enter. The video with the…

Arts, Dining & Entertainment
January 17, 2018

Cavendish to host home weatherization workshop

CAVENDISH—The Cavendish Energy Committee will host a weatherization workshop on Tuesday, Jan. 23 at 6 p.m. in the town office meeting room, 37 High St. in Cavendish. Residents of Cavendish or any other town are invited to attend.

The workshop will consist of a presentation…

Sports
February 2, 2016

Ski area saves big with tiny timer added to lift mechanics

By Amy Rubin, Efficiency Vermont

Okemo Mountain Resort, like many other Vermont ski areas, is always on the lookout for ways to save energy. A recent opportunity was found in one of the resort’s basic areas of operation: the ski lifts.

Ski lift mechanical systems,…

Smart pumps are a smart investment
Home and Garden
September 30, 2015

Smart pumps are a smart investment

Courtesy of Efficiency Vermont

Sandy LaFlamme

By Sandy LaFlamme, Efficiency Vermont

I’ve been working with a K-12 school for almost a year now. My main contact there is an electrician who also happens to be a parent, and he’s always looking…