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Rocky Knoll Health Care Center wins Energy Efficiency Excellence award

2021 Energy Efficiency Excellence Award Winner

Tue, May 04, 2021

Madison, Wis. – Rocky Knoll Health Care Center – a Sheboygan County-owned, licensed and certified skilled nursing facility, offering both short and long-term care for 149 residents—made big investments in energy efficiency beginning in 2012 and continuing thro...

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Focus on Energy Announces 2021 Energy Efficiency Excellence Award Winners

Program honors 12 Wisconsin businesses for outstanding commitment to energy efficiency

Tue, Apr 13, 2021

Madison, Wis. – Ahead of Earth Day, FOCUS ON ENERGY® is recognizing businesses and other groups throughout Wisconsin for their statewide impacts and dedicated efforts in energy efficiency with its annual Energy Efficiency Excellence Awards.  "I am prou...

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Focus on Energy Partners with KEEP

to Promote Energy Education for Earth Day

Tue, Apr 06, 2021

Madison, Wis. – This April, FOCUS ON ENERGY® is celebrating Earth Day all month long. Wisconsin's energy efficiency and renewable energy program has partnered with the Wisconsin K-12 Energy Education Program (KEEP) to create a four-part blog series on renewabl...

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Focus on Energy Honored by MEEA

Inspiring Efficiency Award for Pandemic Marketing Efforts

Tue, Mar 23, 2021

Madison, Wis. – Today, the Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (MEEA) announced that FOCUS ON ENERGY® earned its 2021 Inspiring Efficiency Award for Marketing.  Focus on Energy, Wisconsin’s energy efficiency and renewable energy resources program, is be...

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Focus on Energy Celebrates 20 Years of Energy Savings for Wisconsin

The Program reflects on two decades of energy efficiency and renewable energy operations

Tue, Feb 23, 2021

Madison, Wis. – The start of 2021 brings a commemorative milestone: FOCUS ON ENERGY®, Wisconsin’s energy efficiency and renewable energy services program, is celebrating 20 years of operations to deliver energy- and cost-saving solutions to Wisconsinites. “...

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Focus on Energy Closes Out 2020 with Marketing Award Wins from MarCom

Program nationally recognized for creative resources to engage Wisconsinites in energy efficiency

Tue, Dec 22, 2020

Madison, Wis. – FOCUS ON ENERGY®, Wisconsin’s energy efficiency and renewable resources program, is ending the year on a high note, earning three 2020 MarCom Awards for distinction in marketing and communications. Focus on Energy earned two Platinum MarCom ...

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Focus on Energy Announces New Construction Trade Ally Award Winners

Recipients revealed during USGBC Wisconsin’s virtual Transformation webcast in October

Tue, Nov 10, 2020

Madison, Wis. – In October, FOCUS ON ENERGY® announced the 2020 recipients of its New Construction Trade Ally Awards at U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) Wisconsin’s virtual Transformation event.  Focus on Energy recognized seven professional design ...

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Focus on Energy Unveils New Virtual Wisconsin Roadmap Highlighting Energy Efficiency Successes

Kicks off release by featuring 2020 Energy Efficiency Excellence Award winners

Thu, Nov 05, 2020

Madison, Wis. – Today, FOCUS ON ENERGY® unveiled its new virtual energy efficiency roadmap of Wisconsin, aiming to highlight its statewide efforts to deliver energy savings to residents and businesses.  The virtual roadmap showcases the accomplishments...

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Focus on Energy Moves to Outdoor Appliance Recycling Pickup

Appliance Recycling adjustment

Fri, Oct 30, 2020

Madison, Wis. - FOCUS ON ENERGY®, Wisconsin’s statewide energy efficiency and renewable resources program, is switching to outdoor pickup for all appliance recycling appointments to better ensure the safety of the community and our staff. The change will remai...

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Mosinee School District Pencils in Energy Efficiency, Receives Honor

2020 Energy Efficiency Excellence Award Winner

Thu, Oct 29, 2020

Mosinee, Wis. – Mosinee School District was recently honored by FOCUS ON ENERGY® with a 2020 Energy Efficiency Excellence Awards for its dedication to reducing energy waste across its buildings. The school district was presented with the Excellence Award at th...

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Advance Die Cast Wins Award for Foiling Energy Waste in Facility

2020 Energy Efficiency Excellence Award Winner

Wed, Oct 28, 2020

Milwaukee, Wis. – Over the course of four years, aluminum die caster Advance Die Cast LLC has demonstrated a deep commitment to improving the energy efficiency of its operations. That commitment paid off as the medium-sized business was awarded a 2020 Energy E...

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Mercury Marine Awarded for Making a Sea of Energy-Efficient Upgrades

2020 Energy Efficiency Excellence Award Winner

Thu, Oct 22, 2020

Fond du Lac, Wis. – Mercury Marine, a world-leading manufacturer of marine propulsion systems, began working with FOCUS ON ENERGY® and partnering utility provider, Alliant Energy, in 2018 to build upon its four sustainability pillars: Energy, Environment, Prod...

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