Wisconsin Refuels with Wood Energy Webinar Series
The State Energy Office, in partnership with the Statewide Wood Energy Team (SWET), will host a webinar series that will provide information related to using wood energy as an alternative to LP gas, fuel oil or electricity for heating and process heat. Discussion topics will include:
How Wood Energy Compares to Fossil Fuels;
Wood Fuel Types & Combustion
Economics & Case Studies of Wood Combustion Systems;
Feasibility Assessment Tools;
Wood Fuel Supply & Distribution; and
Cluster Development & District Heating.
On-line Registration: (pre-registration required): www.planetReg.com/E1141113318432
Vernon Electric Cooperative Brings Community Solar to Western Wisconsin
The members of Vernon Electric Cooperative (VEC) are reaping the benefit of solar power, without having to purchase, install or maintain solar panels on their roofs through Wisconsin’s first fully energized community solar farm.
Located just outside the administrative offices of VEC, the 1,001 panel installation, with a 305 KW capacity, sparkles in the sunlight amidst green grass, blue skies and yellow dandelions. Nearby over the next hill, is another solar installation–this one with a 517 KW capacity—installed by Dairyland Power Cooperative (DPC), the generation utility for many of Wisconsin’s electric cooperatives.Read more here ...
Gundersen Health System's Educational Programs
Gundersen Health System, a previous WI SEO grant recipient, is providing leadership for the healthcare industry to demonstrate that "green" is a healthy, socially responsible and economically beneficial strategy. Having nearly reached its goal of meeting 100 percent of its energy needs in 2014 through the utilization of energy efficiency and renewable energy measures, Gundersen Health system intends to share some of what it has learned throughout this journey in upcoming educational programs. To view these programs click here.
AAA's Daily Fuel Gauge Report for Wisconsin
The AAA's Fuel Gauge Report is updated daily and is the mostcomprehensive retail gasoline survey available. Click here to view today's prices.