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The E-Conservation Program was created by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service with funding from State Energy Office to inform and educate North Carolina consumers about ways to both reduce energy use and increase energy efficiency in the home. This project is designed to educate and empower consumers to be proactive in reducing their home energy consumption and in saving money through no-and low-cost energy efficiency measures, behavioral changes and home retrofits. The Consumer Energy Education Project has been active since March 2005. The E-Conservation Program: Provides consumers with education about ways to reduce energy use and increase energy efficiency in the home/residence - Click here for Educational Resources Teaches consumers to be proactive in reducing energy consumption through no/low cost measures, maximizing utility and government energy efficiency offers, behavioral changes, and home retrofits State Energy Office Funding Reaches consumers through outreach efforts of local county Cooperative Extension Offices Offices located in every county in North Carolina (find your county office here) Trusted and unbiased Established partnerships with local government, schools, and community

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Savings through Insulating

This week’s The Energy Star Current, EPA’s energy blog, addresses saving on energy costs with proper insulation.  After sealing your home for air leaks, it is important to have the right amount of MORE »

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Home Energy Workshops Help Residents Control What They Spend popular

The E-Conservation Program is offering the following workshops in the Summer and Fall of 2014.  This information is regularly updated.  For the most current information about workshops, visit our events page at http://energy.ces.ncsu.edu/events/ MORE »

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Home Assessment Do-It-Yourself Guide

The following interview was conducted by Rod Bain, USDA, Washington DC: Do-It-Yourself … with a little help from E-Conservation. DIY – Home Energy Assessment In order to identify energy loss in your home, MORE »

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Greensboro Home Energy Efficiency Workshop - Guilford CountyTue Jul 29, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Genesis Baptist Church, 2812 E. Bessemer Ave, Greensboro 27405 (see registration info below)
— Tomorrow
Home Energy Workshop - Stanly CountyThu Jul 31, 2014
3:00 PM - 8:30 PM Where:
Stanly County Agri-Civic Center 26032 Newt Rd, Albemarle, NC 28001
— 3 days away
NCSU Employees - Home Energy Conservation WorkshopTue Aug 12, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Where:
Talley Student Union Room 3285 Register -http://harvest.cals.ncsu.edu/surveybuilder/form.cfm?testid=24286
— 2 weeks away
Wake County Workshop - Home EnergyThu Aug 14, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
512 Brickhaven Drive Raleigh, NC 27606 – Conference Room 203
— 2 weeks away
Durham Workshop - Southwest Regional LibraryTue Aug 19, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
3605 Shannon Road - Please contact Deborah McGiffin at 919-560-0521 or deborah_mcgiffin@ncsu.edu two days prior to the date of your choice to reserve your place!
— 3 weeks away
Free Home Energy Conservation Workshop - Buncombe CountyWed Aug 20, 2014
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Please pre-register here http://harvest.cals.ncsu.edu/surveybuilder/form.cfm?testID=24289 orby calling (828) 255-5522 or coming into the Buncombe County Cooperative Extension center at 94 Coxe Avenue in downtown Asheville.
— 3 weeks away
Packapalooza - We will have a display and will be passing out DIY guides and more!Sat Aug 23, 2014
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM Where:
Raleigh - Hillsborough Street (from Brooks Street to the roundabout near the Memorial Belltower)
— 4 weeks away
Wake County Workshop - Clean & Green HomeTue Sep 2, 2014
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM Where:
6 Regional Wake County Libraries during the month of September - call 919.250.1107 for more information
— 1 month away
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