October 2018 Newsletter

October 1, 2018 | Posted In:

Winter Is Coming. Are You Ready?

Our region is unique in North Carolina in that our peak energy demand is on cold winter mornings. The rest of our state experiences their peaks on summer afternoons. Ensuring your home or business is energy-efficient and reducing energy use during on the coldest winter mornings are the best things you can do to help preserve our skies and waters for generations to come.

Help reduce peak demand at home by enrolling in EnergyWise Home. This program will pay you up to $175 per year to help lower the demand for energy in our region.

Subscribe Past Issues Translate Similarly for businesses, EnergyWise Business provides free equipment, free installation, and annual bill credits. This is the #1 way your business can help reduce peak demand.

View the Green Built Alliance’s new film, Building Climate Hope at Home. Blue Horizons Project is featured!

Looking to get involved in a more hands-on way? There are volunteer opportunities with Energy Savers Network providing free weatherization to homes that need it most.

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, October 24, 6-8 PM: Find us at
MountainTrue’s Annual Gathering at New Belgium Brewing

Thursday, October 25, 8:30 -10:30 AM: Residential 2018 NC Energy Code Workshop with Asheville Homebuilders’ Association

Thursday, October 25, 5 PM: Community Engagement Meeting at The Block off Biltmore