Find renewable energy information here on our site.

Find renewable energy information here on our site.

Learn about buying, storing and safely burning firewood.
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Learn about buying, storing and safely burning firewood.

Solar and wind energy are an important part of the grid of the future.
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Solar and wind energy are an important part of the grid of the future.

Energy

In this section of our website, CCE-Tompkins offers resources that can help you learn about ways in which you can reduce energy consumption and use energy resources more efficiently.

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Energy Smart Community

Do you have a Smart Meter? Learn more about the goals of Energy Smart Community, whether smart meters have been installed in your area as well as other grid upgrades.

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​Growing Solar

An Energy Educator from CCE will give a presentation on 2/27 at the Classrooms @ GreenStar for their Growing Solar Community Solar campaign.

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Talking Energy!

Come to a FREE "Community Energy Conversation" and find out about the smart grid, smart meters and more! Held every 4th Thursday, next one is February 28!

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Heating with Wood

When comparing heating fuels, wood has a lot of advantages. Learn about choosing, storing and safely burning firewood on our "Heating with Wood" pages.

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Navigating the Smart usage Plan on Energy Manager

Learn how to navigate the different Smart Usage Plan pages on Energy Manager

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Commercial Energy Use Study

Office buildings can also economically benefit from converting to heat pumps, running very efficiently on electricity rather than fossil fuels. Full report as a pdf here.

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Last updated February 22, 2019