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FOCUS ON ENERGY EARNS 2018 ENERGY STAR® PARTNER OF THE YEAR – SUSTAINED EXCELLENCE AWARD

Press Release

Mon, Apr 02, 2018

MADISON – Focus on Energy, Wisconsin’s energy efficiency and renewable energy program, is proud to announce that it received the 2018 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence Award for continued leadership and superior contributions to ENERGY STAR...

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Focus on Energy Has Ice Age Trail Alliance on Efficient Path

Press Release

Thu, Mar 01, 2018

CROSS PLAINS – An incentive for efficient lighting from Wisconsin’s Focus on Energy program has the Ice Age Trail Alliance saving energy and money.  Focus on Energy is Wisconsin’s energy efficiency and renewable energy program.  The Ice Age Tra...

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Northwoods Retailer Saving Energy, Money Thanks to Focus on Energy

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Fri, Feb 16, 2018

SOLON SPRINGS – For decades the Solon Springs Mercantile has been the place where this Northwoods community goes for what they need, when they need it.  Wisconsin’s Focus on Energy program recently shed light on something the retailer needed: a lower e...

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Juneau County Apartments More Efficient with Focus on Energy

Press Release

Tue, Feb 13, 2018

JUNEAU COUNTY – Energy efficiency upgrades to five Juneau County apartment complexes are saving energy and money thanks to Wisconsin’s Focus on Energy program. “What a great program!” said Julie Oleson, Executive Director of the Juneau County Housing Autho...

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Eau Claire, Milwaukee Contractors Recognized by U.S. Department of Energy

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Tue, Feb 13, 2018

WISCONSIN DELLS – Three of the contractors who partner with Wisconsin’s Focus on Energy’s program have received national recognition for completing more than 100 home energy efficiency projects last year. The U.S. Department of Energy’s Home Performance wit...

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GKN Sinter Metals Facility Completes Strategic Energy Management Program

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Mon, Feb 12, 2018

GERMANTOWN – Completing Focus on Energy’s Strategic Energy Management program has revealed big energy and cost savings for GKN Sinter Metals’ Germantown facility. A team of GKN Sinter Metals employees worked with Focus on Energy for a little more than two y...

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Focus on Energy Generated $208 Million for Wisconsin Economy in 2015-16

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Mon, Jan 29, 2018

Wisconsin’s Focus on Energy program investments in 2015 and 2016 generated $208 million in economic benefits and annually supported more than 1,200 jobs during that two-year period. Focus on Energy works with eligible Wisconsin residents and businesses to i...

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Erinn Monroe Named Focus on Energy’s Program Director

Press Release

Sun, Jan 28, 2018

MADISON – Erinn Monroe has been named Program Director of Wisconsin’s Focus on Energy program. “I’m excited to be a part of a team that is passionate about delivering the economic benefits of energy efficiency to Wisconsin,” Monroe said. “I’m looking forwar...

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Manitowoc County Healthcare Provider More Energy Efficient Thanks to Focus on Energy

Press Release

Sun, Jan 28, 2018

TWO RIVERS – A Manitowoc healthcare provider is healthier (in more ways than one) thanks to energy efficiency projects made possible by Focus on Energy.     Focus on Energy provided a $9,099 incentive for upgrades to lighting, controls, wi...

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Focus on Energy’s Strategic Energy Management Program Helps Quad/Graphics Achieve Major Energy and Cost Savings

Press Release

Sun, Jan 28, 2018

WEST ALLIS – Focus on Energy’s Strategic Energy Management program has helped Quad/Graphics achieve major energy and cost savings. It is estimated Quad/Graphics will achieve more than $100,000 in annual energy savings at its 1 million-square-foot manufactur...

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Saukville’s Charter Steel Awarded Prestigious Energy Certification

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Fri, Jan 26, 2018

 SAUKVILLE -- Charter Steel today announced that its Saukville steel mill has been awarded the prestigious international ISO 50001 certification for its energy management and energy efficiency systems at the Wisconsin-based maker of carbon and alloy steel...

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Innovative, Energy-Saving ‘On Demand Savings’ Program Wins Award

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Wed, Jan 24, 2018

An innovative effort to help large energy users better manage their energy use and gain efficiencies at times of peak electricity demand is receiving high praise.   The Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (MEEA), a collaborative network advancing ene...

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