Fredonia village board approves energy audit

<p>In a special meeting held Monday evening, the Fredonia Village Board passed a resolution to begin an energy audit on numerous village buildings to determine cost savings in addition to other business.</p> <p>In the resolution, Mayor Stephen Keefe was authorized to sign a Comprehensive Energy Audit Agreement with Wendel Energy Services LLC of Buffalo. The […]

District 225 Energy Audit Shows $121K Savings Opportunity

<p>Glenbrook North and South are doing their part to go Green but still have room for improvement, according to a recent energy study through the <a href=””>Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity</a>. </p> <p>The retro-commissioning energy audit identified opportunities to reduce energy use and save money throughout the district, which was recognized as ‘highly efficient’ […]

Have you done your energy audit?

<!– AddThis Button BEGIN –> <a class=”addthis_button_facebook_like” fb:like:layout=”button_count”></a> <a class=”addthis_button_tweet”></a> <a class=”addthis_button_pinterest_pinit”></a> <a class=”addthis_button_google_plusone”></a> <a class=”addthis_button” href=””><img src=”” width=”83″ height=”16″ alt=”Bookmark and Share” /></a> <!– AddThis Button END –><p>Residential energy use occurs in various sources of the home. Refrigeration, appliances, water heaters and lights all use energy as does space conditioning (heating and cooling). If […]

Be aware of home energy audit scams

<p>PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) – If someone offers to show you how to cut down on heating costs this winter, chances are you would at least listen.</p> <p>But beware.</p> <p>What we’ve learned may have you thinking twice about letting an energy auditor access to your home.</p> <p>The scammer appears at your front door, offering a free […]

A professional energy audit can save homeowners money

<p> Winter brings slush, sleet and snow, but it also can highlight a number of maintenance problems for the home – many of which can manifest into expensive home repairs.</p> <p> In order to avoid high energy costs during low temperatures, Todd Abercrombie, president of EverGreen Home Energy Consultants of Peoria, recommends every home undergo […]

Virtual Energy Audit Goes Beyond Low-Hanging Fruit

<p>If the Empire State Building <a href=””>can save $4.4 million in energy costs on an annual basis</a> via <a href=””>energy efficiency</a> retrofitting, surely there’s some cash to be saved with other large commercial buildings? Liberty Property Trust has followed the Empire State’s lead on this front by taking measures to improve energy efficiency across 110 of […]