Momentum Is Building 2019
Event | December 26, 2018 by Elizabeth Schroeder
Momentum Is Building is an energy-efficient home building conference sponsored by Iowa's electric cooperatives. MIB offers an opportunity to gain insight into new techniques from nationally known speakers, see the latest building products offered by our vendors and network with other building, electric and HVAC professionals. More
Event | December 17, 2018 by Elizabeth Schroeder
Event | December 17, 2018 by Elizabeth Schroeder
San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter 101 Bowie Street, San Antonio TX, 78205 US United States More
Happy Holidays!
Blog | December 16, 2018 by Elizabeth Schroeder
It’s the most wonderful time of the year—but also one of the most expensive. Give yourself the gift of energy savings. By making just a few small changes, you could see a big difference on your energy bill. Read on to discover five easy tips and tricks for saving energy this holiday season and beyond! More
Blog | October 26, 2018 by Elizabeth Schroeder
Over the summer, WECC completed retrocommissioning at our main office building in Madison, Wisconsin. Here at WECC, we are passionate about the environment, and are constantly seeking out opportunities to be more energy efficient. Retrocommissioning the building is just one way that we are  “walking the walk” with our commitment to saving energy, starting with our own building. More
Energy Efficiency Day
Blog | October 5, 2018 by Elizabeth Schroeder
Today marks America’s third annual Energy Efficiency Day! Energy Efficiency Day is a collaborative effort between businesses, utilities, government agencies, and individuals working to promote the benefits of energy efficiency! Already, more than 300 organizations have signed on as official supporters. Want to help us extend our reach even further? Read on for five easy ways to celebrate and get involved.   More
Electric Car
Blog | September 7, 2018 by Elizabeth Schroeder
September 8-16 is National Drive Electric Week! National Drive Electric Week is an annual celebration and outreach campaign, with the goal of increasing awareness of the benefits and widespread availability of electric vehicles (EVs). More
Beneficial Electrification
Blog | August 21, 2018 by Elizabeth Schroeder and Justin Margolies
In our 2018 Energy Outlook, we pointed to several emerging trends that are likely to shape our work in the future—including a cleaner grid, local focus, a growing energy storage market, and heat pump technology for space and water heating and cooling. While these developments are exciting on their own, the combination is indicative of a fundamental transformation of the power sector. More
Publication | August 21, 2018 by Elizabeth Schroeder
Effective consumer marketing is a significant contributor to the success of residential energy efficiency programs. Often overlooked, however, is the program marketing and promotion potential which lies within a service territory’s trade ally network. More
Publication | August 21, 2018 by Elizabeth Schroeder
Community-based energy efficiency programs foster social connectedness to transform the way people consume energy—relying on group interaction, peer support, and communal resolve to impact behavior. A community can be defined by geography, such as a city or neighborhood, or by a shared characteristic, such as employees of a business, fans of a sport, or members of a social network More