Energy Efficiency Upgrades Help Retired Military Officers Save Money

A retirement community in San Antonio worked with a local Better Buildings Neighborhood Program partner, CPS Energy Saver, to make energy efficiency upgrades to 189 single-family cottages. | Photo courtesy of CPS Energy.   What are the key facts? A retirement community in San Antonio worked with a local Better Buildings Neighborhood Program partner, CPS Energy Saver, to make energy efficiency upgrades to 189 single-family cottages. These upgrades, like additional attic insulation and new appliances, improved the efficiency of each cottage by 15 percent or…

Small Changes Help Long Island Homeowner Save Big on Energy Costs

Located near the Long Island Sound, Deborah Wetzel's condo is cold and drafty eight months out of the year. A home energy audit and small energy efficiency upgrades helped Wetzel improve the comfort of her home while saving money on energy bills. | Photo courtesy of Deborah Wetzel.   Hangout with the Energy Department on Earth Day: Deborah Wetzel will join experts from the Energy Department for a home energy efficiency Google+ Hangout on April 22 at 3 pm ET. Energy efficiency and renewable energy…