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Focus on Energy Honored for Innovation in Helping Farmers, Small Business Owners

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Wed, Jan 15, 2020

Madison, Wis. – The Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (MEEA) announced today that FOCUS ON ENERGY® earned one of MEEA’s 2020 Inspiring Efficiency Awards. Focus on Energy’s disaster recovery initiatives are being honored in the Innovation category. It mark...

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Focus on Energy Adds to String of 2019 Award Wins

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Mon, Nov 18, 2019

Madison, Wis. – Wisconsin’s energy efficiency and renewable resources program is celebrating more wins, earning two 2019 MarCom Awards for excellence in marketing and communications. FOCUS ON ENERGY® recently learned it won a Platinum MarCom Award for the d...

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Focus on Energy Introduces Online Marketplace

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Fri, Nov 15, 2019

Madison, Wis. – FOCUS ON ENERGY®, Wisconsin’s statewide energy efficiency and renewable resources program, recently launched its Focus on Energy Marketplace, an online store that offers access to energy-saving products at more affordable prices. With holiday s...

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Wisconsin Schools See 23% Drop in Energy Use

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Tue, Oct 01, 2019

Benchmarking study notes positives of energy efficiency and opportunities ahead  Madison, Wis. – New data shows energy use in Wisconsin schools is decreasing and school district collaboration with FOCUS ON ENERGY® is helping drive that decrease. That r...

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Focus on Energy’s Special Flood Offering Helps Hundreds of Small Businesses

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Wed, Sep 11, 2019

Madison, Wis. – FOCUS ON ENERGY® responded to the devastating August 2018 flooding across southern Wisconsin with a monetary bonus offer to small businesses and the numbers show many took advantage. The special Community Small Business Offering (CSBO) flood...

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Record-Number of Energy Efficiency Excellence Award Recipients Honored in 2019

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Thu, Aug 29, 2019

Madison, Wis. – FOCUS ON ENERGY® and its partnering utilities across the state recently wrapped up a busy summer honoring a record-breaking number of Energy Efficiency Excellence Award winners. The 18 winners are in every corner of the state and run the gam...

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Focus on Energy Congratulates WMC Award Winners

Mon, Aug 19, 2019

Madison, Wis. – Eight FOCUS ON ENERGY® participants were recently recognized for their efforts to incorporate environmental protections in their business practices. They were among the nine companies acknowledged with the Wisconsin Business Friend of the En...

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Focus on Energy Honored for Web, Digital Communication

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Wed, Aug 07, 2019

Wisconsin’s Energy Efficiency and Renewable Resources Program Wins Two DotComm Awards Madison, Wis. – FOCUS ON ENERGY® has won numerous awards over the years for its efforts to help Wisconsin homeowners and businesses make energy- and money-saving upgrades....

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Wisconsin has Most-Cost-Effective Energy Efficiency Programs in Nation

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Tue, Jun 11, 2019

Third-Party Evaluation Show Success of Focus on Energy Programs Madison, Wis. – Wisconsin already led the nation in milk production, cranberry production and NFL championships.  Now, Wisconsin can also boast that it runs the most-cost-effective ener...

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Focus on Energy Honored for Creative Service Excellence

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Thu, Apr 25, 2019

Madison, WI – Once again, FOCUS ON ENERGY® has taken its place among the best international competition and been honored with multiple 2019 Hermes Creative Awards. This year, Focus on Energy, Wisconsin’s utility-funded energy efficiency and renewable r...

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2019 Energy Efficiency Excellence Award Winners Honored on Earth Day

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Mon, Apr 22, 2019

Madison, WI – FOCUS ON ENERGY® is celebrating Earth Day by announcing a record number of 2019 Energy Efficiency Excellence Award winners. The statewide energy efficiency and renewable resources program is honoring 18 winners, each chosen for their effo...

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Focus on Energy Earns 2019 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence Award

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Tue, Apr 09, 2019

Madison, Wis. – FOCUS ON ENERGY® won the 2019 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence Award for continued leadership and superior contributions to ENERGY STAR. This marks the 13th year Focus on Energy has earned the Sustained Excellence award, ...

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