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ENERGY

( If this is your passion, help SPG develop a plan. )

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AMBAG ( partnered with PG&E) has a Residential Energy Watch program. An AMBAG representative will come and do a half-hour energy audit of your home - leaving you with a list of how to cut energy use in your home.
( Click above to learn more and to make an appointment.)

Here is the link to the AMBAG Energy Watch Program.

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A descriptive page showing in words and pictures how to dispose of CFLs ( Compact Fluorescent Lights).

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This book ( Sustainable Energy - without the hot air ) could give you some ideas about what to do, and what not to do. It is available online or in print.

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Resolving to save money? And the planet? Compact fluorescent light (CFL) bulbs promise a win-win. This website tells which bulbs last longer, are more efficient, and are lower in mercury and so safer, plus other information.

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The Pacific Energy Center gives advice and loans of performance measurement tools to evaluate how a building stacks up to what it could be. As well, they offer educational programs and design tools. ( A service of PG&E.)

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"Energy independence is the wrong goal. Here is a plan Americans can stick to." A quote from Andy Grove (former CEO of Intel) about shifting transportation the sector to electric. See what he has to say.

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Alliance to Save Energy has tips for saving energy - it's well organized, easy to read, and has good information.

Updated June 12, 2012.