Category Archives: Energy Conservation

Liking the “Crash,” but not the “Burn”
Climate change

Liking the “Crash,” but not the “Burn”

  by Barry Ingber, Medford Energy Committee We all know that crude oil prices have crashed. We are reminded every …Read the Rest

EPA Proposes Guidelines to Cut Carbon Pollution from Existing Power Plants
Climate change

EPA Proposes Guidelines to Cut Carbon Pollution from Existing Power Plants

On June 2, 2014, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed long-awaited guidelines (known as “rules”) to reduce greenhouse …Read the Rest

Most sustainable building in the world has link to Medford
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Most sustainable building in the world has link to Medford

According to Joel Connelly in the Seattle PI, Seattle’s Bullitt Center was recently selected in an architectural contest as the world’s most …Read the Rest

Massachusetts Clean Energy Incentive Program Contracts 551 Solar Projects
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Massachusetts Clean Energy Incentive Program Contracts 551 Solar Projects

Following is a press release from the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center about the great success of the Solarize Mass project, …Read the Rest

Great Crop of Winners at Harvest Your Energy Festival
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Great Crop of Winners at Harvest Your Energy Festival

On Saturday October 26th, Medford held its annual Harvest Your Energy Festival to celebrate ways to stay energy and environmentally friendly. …Read the Rest

Harvest Your Energy Festival, Sat Oct 26, 11-2 pm
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Harvest Your Energy Festival, Sat Oct 26, 11-2 pm

Come to the Harvest Your Energy Festival this Saturday, October 26th. It will be held from 11 am to 2 …Read the Rest

Green-Up Your Workplace Hour by Hour
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Green-Up Your Workplace Hour by Hour

By Brett Sullivan Electric companies send customers monthly home energy reports that compare their electricity usage to all nearby neighbors …Read the Rest

Be More Comfortable AND Reduce Your Heating Bill
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Be More Comfortable AND Reduce Your Heating Bill

  I have an 1892 house with a forced-hot-air heating system.  I replaced the heater thermostat a few years ago, …Read the Rest

Trees and Shrubs Can Reduce Energy Costs
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Trees and Shrubs Can Reduce Energy Costs

If someone were to suggest that there was a simple and inexpensive way to reduce both your summer air conditioning …Read the Rest