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Bright Wood Corporation Chips Away at Energy Costs, Wins Award

Thu, Sep 24, 2020

Menomonie, Wis. – Earlier this month, Bright Wood Corporation was honored for its efforts to reduce energy costs by incorporating energy efficiency in its Menomonie facility. FOCUS ON ENERGY® awarded the wood manufacturing and millwork company with a 2020 Ener...

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Coextruded Plastic Technologies Molds Energy Efficiency into Operations, Earns Award

2020 Energy Efficiency Excellence Award Winner

Tue, Sep 22, 2020

Janesville, Wis. – Established in 2001, the founders of Coextruded Plastic Technologies, Inc. have demonstrated their commitment to pioneering green thermoforming practices in the food industry. With the help of FOCUS ON ENERGY® and utility provider Alliant En...

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Bayfield County and City of Lodi selected as first communities to launch Save to Give Challenge

The community-wide challenge aims to motivate residents to save energy at home to financially support a favorite local charity

Tue, Sep 22, 2020

Madison, Wisconsin, – Bayfield County and the City of Lodi are the first two communities in Wisconsin to participate in the FOCUS ON ENERGY® Save to Give Challenge initiative. Officially launching in 2021, the Save to Give Challenge will offer Lodi Electr...

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Fuller’s Milker Center Butters Up Energy Efficiency and Receives Honor

2020 Energy Efficiency Excellence Award Winner

Thu, Sep 17, 2020

Lancaster, Wis. – Southwest Wisconsin agribusiness, Fuller’s Milker Center, Inc., was founded in 1953 and began its energy efficiency journey with FOCUS ON ENERGY® eight years ago. Since then, the dairy service provider has demonstrated an impressive commitmen...

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Reports Prove Focus on Energy a Worthwhile Investment for Wisconsin

Third-party evaluations highlight Program’s soaring economic and health impacts, customer satisfaction

Mon, Jul 27, 2020

MADISON – Newly-released findings from an economic impact analysis detail the notable benefits FOCUS ON ENERGY®, Wisconsin’s energy efficiency and renewable energy resource program, generated for the state throughout its 2015-2018 quadrennium period.  ...

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Focus on Energy Opens Application Period for Save to Give Challenge

New pilot program tests fresh approach to energy efficiency in rural Wisconsin communities

Mon, Jun 22, 2020

Menomonie, Wis. – FOCUS ON ENERGY® is opening the application period for its new Save to Give pilot offering and inviting communities in rural Wisconsin to submit applications to participate in the first test of this program, slated to begin later this year. &...

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Focus on Energy Earns Record Number of Hermes Awards

2020 Hermes Creative Award wins

Tue, May 05, 2020

Madison, Wis. – FOCUS ON ENERGY® has earned seven Hermes Creative Awards, a record number for Wisconsin’s energy efficiency and renewable resources program. The Hermes Creative Awards is an international competition that recognizes outstanding work in the c...

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Focus on Energy Announces Annual Award Winners on Earth Day

2020 Energy Efficiency Excellence Award winners

Wed, Apr 22, 2020

Madison – FOCUS ON ENERGY® is recognizing businesses and other groups across Wisconsin today for the impact each has made on the state through energy efficiency. The revealing of the Program’s annual Energy Efficiency Excellence Award winners coincides with Ea...

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Focus on Energy taps CEE to help reach rural Wisconsinites

Rural behavioral pilot

Thu, Apr 09, 2020

Madison, Wis. – FOCUS ON ENERGY® has awarded the contract to run its two-year pilot program to increase engagement in rural Wisconsin. The Center for Energy and Environment (CEE) will lead the pilot effort aimed at encouraging behavior-based energy changes ...

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Focus on Energy Moves to Outdoor Appliance Recycling Pickup

Appliance Recycling adjustment

Wed, Apr 08, 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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WIsconsin students introduced to high-potential energy field

HVAC career workshop

Mon, Mar 16, 2020

Madison, Wis. – FOCUS ON ENERGY®, Wisconsin’s statewide energy efficiency and renewable resources program, held its first-ever workshop training at a Wisconsin school Thursday at Wausau East High School. Focus on Energy Trade Ally contractors in the heating...

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Focus on Energy introduce nuevos contenidos en español en su sitio web

Comunicado de prensa

Wed, Feb 26, 2020

En inglés Madison, Wis. –  Con el objetivo de ayudar a más residentes de Wisconsin a ahorrar energía y dinero, FOCUS ON ENERGY® ha lanzado nuevas páginas en español en su sitio web. Este contenido nuevo, disponible en www.focusonenergy.com/español,...

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