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Olsen’s Piggly Wiggly Projects Have Improved Customer Experience, Saved Energy

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Thu, Jun 14, 2018

Cedarburg – A longtime Cedarburg business was honored Wednesday when Olsen’s Piggly Wiggly received an Energy Efficiency Excellence Award from Focus on Energy. The grocery store completed two major energy-saving projects in 2017. The first was adding doors ...

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Eau Galle Cheese Factory Makes Upgrades to Save Energy, Money

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Wed, Jun 13, 2018

Durand – Eau Galle Cheese Factory has been honored with an Energy Efficiency Excellence Award from Focus on Energy for the cheesemaker’s commitment to energy efficiency. “It’s my honor to present this Energy Efficiency Excellence Award for 2017 to Eau Galle...

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Local Business Honored for Efforts to Increase Energy Efficiency

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Tue, Jun 12, 2018

Onalaska – A longtime La Crosse-area business was honored Tuesday in Onalaska for its commitment to energy efficiency, when Schneider Heating and Air Conditioning earned an Energy Efficiency Excellence Award from Focus on Energy. “I didn’t realize till a fe...

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New Lights Yield Savings for Wolf River Valley Seeds

Press Release

Mon, May 07, 2018

ANTIGO – A Langlade County agribusiness has found energy and cost savings thanks to Focus on Energy, Wisconsin’s energy efficiency and renewable energy program. Wolf River Valley Seeds sells a full suite of seeds (corn, soybean, oat, and forage peas) and pr...

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Focus on Energy Announces 2018 Excellence in Energy Efficiency Award Winners

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Fri, May 04, 2018

MADISON – Focus on Energy, Wisconsin utilities’ statewide program for energy efficiency and renewable energy, is honoring 16 Wisconsin businesses with a 2018 Excellence in Energy Efficiency Award. In coordination with local utility partners and Focus on Energy...

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Focus on Energy Trade Ally Receives Prestigious Department of Energy Award

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Thu, May 03, 2018

MADISON, WI – Focus on Energy, Wisconsin's statewide program for energy efficiency and renewable energy is proud to share the achievements of one of its outstanding Trade Ally partners. C.S. Construction, a contractor with Focus on Energy's Home Performance wi...

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FOCUS ON ENERGY EARNS 2018 ENERGY STAR® PARTNER OF THE YEAR – SUSTAINED EXCELLENCE AWARD

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Mon, Apr 02, 2018

MADISON – Focus on Energy, Wisconsin’s energy efficiency and renewable energy program, is proud to announce that it received the 2018 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence Award for continued leadership and superior contributions to ENERGY STAR...

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Focus on Energy Has Ice Age Trail Alliance on Efficient Path

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Thu, Mar 01, 2018

CROSS PLAINS – An incentive for efficient lighting from Wisconsin’s Focus on Energy program has the Ice Age Trail Alliance saving energy and money.  Focus on Energy is Wisconsin’s energy efficiency and renewable energy program.  The Ice Age Tra...

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Northwoods Retailer Saving Energy, Money Thanks to Focus on Energy

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Fri, Feb 16, 2018

SOLON SPRINGS – For decades the Solon Springs Mercantile has been the place where this Northwoods community goes for what they need, when they need it.  Wisconsin’s Focus on Energy program recently shed light on something the retailer needed: a lower e...

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Juneau County Apartments More Efficient with Focus on Energy

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Tue, Feb 13, 2018

JUNEAU COUNTY – Energy efficiency upgrades to five Juneau County apartment complexes are saving energy and money thanks to Wisconsin’s Focus on Energy program. “What a great program!” said Julie Oleson, Executive Director of the Juneau County Housing Autho...

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Eau Claire, Milwaukee Contractors Recognized by U.S. Department of Energy

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Tue, Feb 13, 2018

WISCONSIN DELLS – Three of the contractors who partner with Wisconsin’s Focus on Energy’s program have received national recognition for completing more than 100 home energy efficiency projects last year. The U.S. Department of Energy’s Home Performance wit...

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GKN Sinter Metals Facility Completes Strategic Energy Management Program

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Mon, Feb 12, 2018

GERMANTOWN – Completing Focus on Energy’s Strategic Energy Management program has revealed big energy and cost savings for GKN Sinter Metals’ Germantown facility. A team of GKN Sinter Metals employees worked with Focus on Energy for a little more than two y...

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