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  • Nicolet College energy conservation efforts pay off

    Wisconsin Public Service and Focus on Energy recently presented Nicolet College with a check for $20,645 after the college installed energy efficient equipment during the recent remodeling of the Lakeside Center.

    Source: Star Journal Tuesday, May 2, 2017 Read More
  • Elementary schools making 'cool choices'

    The local schools have also been making sustainability efforts outside the classroom. The same schools that participated in the Cool Choices game are also participating in Green and Healthy Schools.

    Source: River Falls Journal Thursday, January 26, 2017 Read More
  • Mitchell Airport receives $105K check from Focus on Energy in recognition of lighting upgrades

    On behalf of Milwaukee County and Mitchell Airport (MKE), County Executive Chris Abele accepted a $105,000 rebate check from Focus on Energy at the Airport on Tuesday morning, December 13th.

    Source: Tuesday, December 13, 2016 Read More
  • LED light bulbs donated to elderly

    October is Energy in Action month and one company is doing its part. Focus on Energy received 10,000 LED light bulbs from General Electric and is donating them to local residents. This portion of the Energy Star's Change the World Tour is helping local residents in northcentral Wisconsin.

    Source: WSAW-TV Thursday, October 20, 2016 View Clip
  • Focus on Agriculture

    Milk-cooling expense is the largest energy expenditure on a dairy farm. So there is a significant opportunity to cut energy costs by upgrading existing equipment and installing new, more efficient equipment.

    Source: Thursday, July 21, 2016 Read More
  • Jonco Industries opens largest rooftop solar system in Milwaukee

    Jonco Industries has opened the largest rooftop solar system in the city of Milwaukee, with more than 1,100 solar panels atop the roof of its factory at the corner of N. Custer and N.

    Source: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Wednesday, July 13, 2016 Read More
  • Holmen FD going green with new lighting

    The Holmen Area Fire Department is going green. With approval from the Holmen Area Fire District Association Board, the fire station will have its current lighting converted to light-emitting diode lamps this summer.
    Source: La Crosse Tribune Thursday, June 30, 2016 Read More
  • Focus on Agriculture:

    The installation of a refrigeration-heat-recovery unit provides one of the fastest paybacks on a dairy farm. Capture the heat from a refrigeration system to preheat well water up to 140 degrees, while also improving the efficiency of the refrigeration system.

    Source: Thursday, June 2, 2016 Read More
  • Oshkosh Corporation Named 2016 Energy Efficiency Excellence Award Winner

    Oshkosh Corporation, (OSK), announces today that it has been honored as one of the 2016 Focus on Energy Excellence In Energy Efficiency Award winners.

    Source: Yahoo! Finance Wednesday, May 18, 2016 Read More
  • CVTC hosts open house for home students built

    Chippewa Valley Technical College students got to show off their own craftsmanship Friday night. Students from the CVTC Residential Construction Program hosted an open house for a four-bedroom, two-bath home they built. “They did a very, very good job,” David Geissler, a Trade Ally with Focus on

    Source: Saturday, May 7, 2016 Read More