Energy Conservation Programs
Get Energy Active
Get Energy Active is sponsored but the Edison Electric Institute (EEI). Organized in 1933, EEI is the association of U.S. shareholder-owned electric companies. Today the nation’s demand for electricity is at an all-time high – and is projected to grow at least 40 percent within the next 25 years. America’s electric companies are taking smart steps now to plan for the future. Through getenergyactive.org you can read EEI’s latest newsletter, watch their videos or visit the discussion board to learn why a smart electric future benefits us all. www.getenergyactive.org
Maryland Energy Program
Maryland Energy Administration programs provide benefits to the state through increasing energy efficiency, decreasing harmful environmental impacts and helping to secure our energy future. Several state programs and laws offer Maryland residents an opportunity to save energy (and money!).
To learn more about these systems please visit:
Maryland Weatherization Program
The Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) provides home weatherization services such as weather stripping, caulking, plastic window covering, etc. to help make your home or apartment more fuel efficient and comfortable at no cost to eligible families.
For more information about the Maryland Weatherization Assistance Program, please visit www.dhr.state.md.us/how/energy/wap.htm.
Conduct a Home Energy Audit
The Alliance to Save Energy offers an interactive Home Energy Checkup that provides instant feedback, and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) also offer interactive web tools. With these resources, you can save money and increase comfort in your home while reducing energy use and pollution at the same time! You can select from among 14 kinds of energy efficiency choices, see how much money and pollution you can save, find out where to get energy efficient products, and get tips on how to act on your choices. Start My Home Energy Checkup Now
Pepco's Residential Kilowatchers® Program
District of Columbia and Maryland
Pepco's Kilowatchers Program is a voluntary residential electric central air conditioner, heat pump and electric water heater cycling program.
OPERATION OF THE KILOWATCHERS PROGRAM HAS BEEN SUSPENDED
Chief Energy Officer Online
Businesses: Access your Load Data
CEO Online is an online energy management tool for businesses. CEO Online gives you the ability to access your electric load data – for an individual facility or for all of your buildings.