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  • Stoughton Trailers adds energy-saving technology

    Stoughton Trailers has implemented a series of energy-saving measures at its plants in Stoughton, Evansville and Brodhead that are expected to save the company $170,000 in annual electricity costs by reducing annual use by 1.7 million killowatt hours. 

    Source: Wisconsin State Journal Monday, February 22, 2016 Read Article
  • Focus on Energy & FFA chapters help save energy on the farm

    Focus on Energy provided the FFA Chapters a fundraising opportunity to sell engine block heater timers to local agricultural producers that are served by a Focus on Energy participating utility. From September through October, FFA members took orders for timers, selling them for $20 each.

    Source: Tuesday, February 9, 2016 Read Article
  • Menasha saves money using LED lights

    New, USA-made LED streetlights in Menasha will improve outdoor lighting, lower maintenance costs and reduce energy use. In fact, the lighting upgrade is expected to save the city 393,000 kilowatt-hours, for a cost savings of $64,457 a year once the project is completed.

    Source: Tuesday, January 19, 2016 Read Article
  • Focus on Energy a boon to state economy

    According to a recent report from an independent evaluator, Focus on Energy, a statewide energy efficiency and renewable resource program funded by Wisconsin’s investor-owned energy utilities and participating municipal and electric cooperative utilities, generated more than $600 million in econo

    Source: In Business Magazine Friday, January 8, 2016 Read Article
  • Experts share energy saving tips at expo

    Before you reach to your thermostat at home, the experts in home energy savings were out in full force Tuesday night, sharing tips on how to make the most out of your heat.

    Source: Tuesday, December 1, 2015 Read Article
  • Menasha energy project to save money

    The Menasha Joint School District recently completed an energy efficient lighting project that will reduce energy usage in addition to saving operation and maintenance costs for their district facilities.

    Source: Tuesday, November 24, 2015 Read Article
  • Controlling winter's dry, stagnant air

    With words like wind chill and snow creeping into the weather forecast, the focus at home turns to keeping the house — and it occupants — warm. Keeping cold air out, though, isn’t the only consideration when it comes to wintertime comfort in the home.

    Source: The Journal Times Thursday, November 19, 2015 Read Article
  • Energy-saving tips for the winter months that anyone can use

    Winter is coming whether we like it or not. Make sure you your home is ready by following these simple tips and start saving money this heating season.

    Source: Fox 6 Now Tuesday, November 10, 2015 View Clip
  • Sisters of St. Agnes install solar panels

    As the Sisters of St. Agnes see it, the new solar panels installed on their property at 320 Fond du Lac County K is simply part of a 155-year commitment to the land.

    Source: Saturday, October 31, 2015 Read Article
  • Sacred Heart complex's new life includes renovated apartments

    In the early 20th century, Milwaukee's Sacred Heart Sanitarium earned a national reputation as a spa that offered wealthy patients water baths and other hydrotherapy for chronic illnesses. Now, part of the Sacred Heart complex, operated by the School Sisters of St.

    Source: Milwaukee Journal Sentinel Thursday, October 29, 2015 Read Article