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  • Didion Milling receives 'Excellence in Energy' award

    Source: Portage Daily Register Friday, April 15, 2016 Read More
  • Focus on Energy provides incentives for farmers

    Wisconsin’s Focus on Energy program is helping farmers become more energy efficient.

    Source: Brownfield Ag News Tuesday, April 5, 2016 Read More
  • Free energy savings pack available

    Focus on Energy, Wisconsin utilities’ statewide program for energy efficiency and renewable energy will offer a new program for customers of Prairie du Sac Utilities allowing homeowners to install energy efficient products at no cost.

    Source: Tuesday, April 5, 2016 Read More
  • Teens shape energy-efficient future

    Many of today’s teenagers consider as high priorities long-term sustainability and producing enough food for a growing global population, said Heather Feigum, program director of Agriculture, Schools and Government for Wisconsin Focus on Energy.

    Source: Thursday, March 10, 2016 Read More
  • Focus on Agriculture:

    Proper ventilation in livestock facilities, greenhouses and crop-storage barns is important to prevent heat stress in the summer, circulate oxygen, and remove moisture and odors.

    Source: Thursday, March 24, 2016 Read More
  • In quest for efficiency, think energy

    Agricultural producers continually strive to be more efficient, with the focus often on improving the efficiency of field operations or milk production. But producers also should consider energy efficiency, said Terry Laube, energy advisor at Wisconsin Focus on Energy.

    Source: Thursday, March 24, 2016 Read More
  • HFM nets Focus on Energy grant

    Holy Family Memorial’s efforts to reduce its carbon footprint have resulted in a Focus on Energy grant for $167,710 after its installation of a new energy efficient boiler system in the HFM Medical Center last year. The boiler project included lighting conversion and controls, steam trap upgrades

    Source: Monday, March 21, 2016 Read More
  • 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