What are Energy Stories
the latest news
When you conserve water, you also save energy - the energy it takes to pump and treat the fresh water you use, as well as the energy to run the wastewater facilities to process what goes down the drain.
2020: Water in Maynard, Introduction
2022: How to Read a Water Meter
and verify your toilet's rating.
2020: Water in Maynard, How to Read a Water bill
• 2023: Why toilets waste water and how to fix them (in production)
• 2023: Using a water meter to help conserve water (in pre-production)
2019: Community Choice Aggregation (electricity bulk buying)
2019: Moving beyond natural gas to renewables
Heating & Cooling
2021: The "Window Bar" Energy Saving Air Conditioner Fresh Air Bracket, Part 1.
• 2022: The "Window Bar" Part 2: FAQ & How I made one (in production)
2019: HeatSmart for Arlington & Winchester
2009: Making Our Oil Last
2019: Owning and driving an Electric Vehicle
2019: Owning and driving a Hybrid Vehicle
2021: "Side by Side" - Using an
having to install a new stove or buy all new cookware.
Shopping, Using, & Tossing
2019: The 9 Rs (Refuse, Reduce, Repurpose, Repair, etc.)
in Arlington, Mass.
#1 Owning and driving an Electric Vehicle
#2 Owning and driving a Hybrid Vehicle
#3 Community Choice Aggregation (electricity bulk buying)
#4 Moving beyond natural gas to renewables
#5 HeatSmart for Arlington & Winchester
#6 The 9 Rs (Refuse, Reduce, Repurpose, Repair, etc.)
The work of others
Here are some links to organizations & materials (videos, publications, etc.) that you may find interesting.
Mothers Out Front
• Elders Climate Action
The Story of Stuff