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, plus the energy to run the wastewater facilities to process everything that goes down your drains.
2020: Water in Maynard, Introduction
2022: How to Read a Water Meter
(NEW! - 25 November 2022)
2020: Water in Maynard, How to Read a Water bill
• 2022: Why toilets waste water and what to do about it (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