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Interview With a BDT Technician

By Jesse on 27th August 2014

Interview with a BDT Technician

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Des Moines Public Schools earns Energy Star Partner of the Year Award for the 8th year in a row!

By Jesse on 27th August 2014

The Energy Group is excited to congratulate Des Moines Public Schools on earning Energy Star Partner of the Year Award for the 8th year in a row.

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Saving Money at Iowa’s Schools

By Jesse on 27th August 2014

TEG will be connecting with Iowa School Buildings and Grounds Association (ISBGA) members at the ISBGA Spring Conference this week. If you are attending, stop by and see us!

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Preparing for the warmer weather

By Jesse on 27th August 2014

Spring is finally here and with it will come warmer temperatures. An important item to add to your Spring-cleaning list should be having an air conditioner tune up.

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Why monitoring your home’s energy usage is important.

By Jesse on 27th August 2014

Shelter is a basic need, so many feel we have no control over the expense. Much like food, while it is necessary, we actually have a great deal of control.

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Energy Efficiency: A Breath of Fresh Air

By Jesse on 27th August 2014

Air pollution from the burning of fossil fuels does significant harm to public health in the U.S. Here are some revealing facts.

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How Green Are You?

By Jesse on 27th August 2014

Many of us take the opportunity to “Go Green” on St. Patrick’s Day. We will attend parties and parades, dress up in green costumes, partake in a corned beef and cabbage meal, or maybe even drink a few green beers.

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Energy-Efficiency & Building Energy Usage

By Jesse on 27th August 2014

Why is energy efficiency important?

There are many benefits to having a building that operates efficiently; the most obvious being reduced energy and operational costs.

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Going Green for St. Patrick’s Day

By Jesse on 27th August 2014

Wearing green is a time-honored tradition for St. Patrick’s Day – nobody wants to get pinched! But instead of wearing green for a single day, why don’t you and your colleagues incorporate GOING green into your office culture? Check out the infographic for more details on how your office can go green this holiday.  

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Iowa Association of Energy Efficiency: Scholarship

By Jesse on 27th August 2014

IAEE Scholarship Program Pursuing degree which supports mission of IAEE? Then check out Iowa Association for Energy Efficiency Scholarship. IAEE will award up to 2 – $1,000 scholarships to individuals.* Due by April 15, 2018. To be eligible for this scholarship, you must: Have a High School diploma or GED at the time of application Be a student pursuing a degree which supports the mission of IAEE Currently enrolled in an accredited post-secondary institution in Iowa Completed a minimum of one semester/trimester of post-secondary education Have a GPA of 2.5 or higher Committed to pursuing a career in the energy efficiency industry […]

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