Making choices that save energy -- in your home, business or community -- can have a positive impact on the environment while also saving you money. In this section of our website, CCE-Albany has resources that can help you learn about ways you can reduce energy consumption and use energy resources more efficiently. For more basic information on what energy is, where it comes from, and how we use it visit: Energy Explained (US Energy Information Administration).
When comparing heating fuels, wood has a lot of advantages. Learn more about this renewable heating source on our "Heating with Wood" pages.
This 6 page PDF covers how to safely operate an emergency generator.
Light-emitting diode (LED) lights and fiber optic trees are 2 energy-efficient technologies that can reduce your energy costs substantially while increasing holiday safety.
While portable electric heaters are one of the easiest heaters to use for supplemental heat in a home, they are not magic. Learn more about them here.
Last updated February 3, 2015