EPA’s Climate Showcase Communities Program helps local governments and tribal nations pilot innovative, cost-effective and replicable community-based greenhouse gas reduction projects. Fifty Climate Showcase Communities across the United States are leading projects in energy production, residential and commercial energy efficiency, waste management, transportation and land use that reduce energy use and save money. Any [...]
Eight-Week Summer Internships – June 18 to August 13, 2012. Do you have excellent conversational skills, a passion for energy conservation and sustainability, and a desire to make real change this summer? Energize Corvallis is hiring nine Public Outreach Interns for our Communities Take Charge team this summer. Click here to complete the online application . [...]
This spring the Energizer program is reaching out to Corvallis faith communities. We are building a team of Energizer volunteers who will help spread the word about energy efficiency and conservation to their congregation, synagogue, or mosque. We’d like to collaborate with at least one person from every faith community in Corvallis. If you or someone [...]
The City of Corvallis has $10,000 waiting for your energy efficiency home upgrade. Use it by December 31st or lose it!
The City of Corvallis has $10,000 waiting for your energy efficiency home upgrade. Use it by December 31st or lose it! Do you have a wish list of energy efficiency upgrades you’d like to make before the holidays? The City of Corvallis has low-interest loans of $2,500 to $10,000 for the energy efficiency project of [...]
A half-day class about good lighting and energy efficiency. learn how to select and place light fixtures get the rundown on light bulbs use information on the new light bulb labels be inspired to revamp an old light fixture to complement your style Date: Saturday October 15, 2011 Time: 9:15 am til 1:15 pm (snacks [...]
Applications Due September 6: The Corvallis Environmental Center is hiring an Energizers Program Coordinator. Energizers is a new Energize Corvallis program that will build a network of volunteers in Corvallis to help promote energy efficiency programs and provide community members with information about funding options for home and business energy efficiency upgrades. Energizer volunteers will [...]
The City of Corvallis is one of 25 applicants from around the country to be awarded an EPA grant as a Climate Showcase Community. The grants assist communities in setting up programs to reduce carbon emissions. The City will use the grant funds for “Energize Corvallis,” a joint project with the Corvallis Environmental Center, OSU-Benton [...]