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How about spending some time as a family protecting the environment?
It's a popularly held belief that CFLs use a lot of energy to warm up.
Texas public institutions can apply for loans to retrofit their buildings.
Energy-efficient cooling tips for your office building.
Looking for something educational and fun to do with kids over the holidays? Look no further! Our website has an interactive feature (see below) where kids can explore environmental topics. By clicking around on the different parts of the town,...
Curious how much waste you’ve created or how much electricity and water you’ve used in your lifetime?
Before you crank up the heat, check out these tips to stay warm and reduce your energy bill.
Did you know that trees can help you save money on your energy bill?
With less daylight during the fall, you may use more energy for lighting. Learn how to keep your energy bill low.
Texas’ air quality has made huge strides in the past few decades.

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