May 17, 2013
Are you still using your old, extra refrigerator or freezer? If so, you may have money coming to you. Fifty dollars, to be exact, from Efficiency Vermont, who will have your old unit hauled away for free.
April 05, 2013
Efficiency Vermont and Vermont Gas Systems won national recognition from The American Council for an
Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) for five energy efficiency programs serving businesses and households.
March 08, 2013
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has awarded Efficiency Vermont a 2013 ENERGY STAR Sustained Excellence Award. The award was presented to Efficiency Vermont and the ten other organizations who participate in the Northeast Retail Products Initiative, in recognition of continued leadership in protecting the environment through energy efficiency.
February 21, 2013
Gov. Peter Shumlin officially kicked off an effort today that has the potential to save Vermonters more than $2.6 million on their heating bills over the next year. Appearing at a home that has seen a significant reduction in heating oil usage, the Governor highlighted the benefits of energy efficiency to Vermont’s economy and congratulated the 75 towns that have so far signed on to the Vermont Home Energy Challenge.
February 11, 2013
There’s a lot to love about lighting this Valentine’s Day, including
the chance to win a home lighting package from Efficiency Vermont. The package includes six energyefficient
light bulbs: three LEDs and three CFLs. Once installed, these six bulbs together are estimated to
save $240 over their lives.
November 29, 2012
Mayor Miro Weinberger and Vermont Transportation Secretary Brian Searles appeared with the leadership of Burlington International Airport, Efficiency Vermont, and the Burlington Electric Department today to unveil a new interactive sustainability installation at the airport.
October 26, 2012
Beginning in January 2013, Efficiency Vermont will launch a year-long effort designed to encourage more Vermonters to make their homes more energy efficient. Starting from today through the end of the year, town energy committees and other local groups throughout the state can sign their communities up to participate in the “Vermont Home Energy Challenge.”
October 15, 2012
Efficiency Vermont will hold a series of forums this fall in order to help municipalities learn the steps they can take to save money and energy by improving the efficiency of their public buildings.
October 02, 2012
Efficiency Vermont announced that it will participate in the Green Button initiative, a national effort to provide Smart Grid-based energy usage information to consumers in a standard format. Consumers can use this information to help them make informed decisions about how to save money and energy through a variety of Green Button-compatible apps.
September 11, 2012
On the day before a newly-formed energy efficiency contractor trade association – the Building Performance Professionals Association of Vermont (BPPA) - is scheduled to hold its inaugural meeting, Efficiency Vermont provided an update on the recent growth of the Home Performance with ENERGY STAR ® program.