12 results for month: 03/2017


Energy Guide: Be Smart with Smart Thermostats

Did you know that there is a way to control the temperature of your home by simply pulling out your phone? Behold, the infamous Wi-Fi Thermostats, or as the market calls them, Smart Thermostats! With heating and cooling account for 40-45% of your energy costs, they are a wise investment. Let Ruth Regi break down the details!

Read Across America Event at the Simi Valley Public Library!

It was Saturday morning, and Jasanpreet and her fellow Energy Ambassadors were setting up for an event at the Simi Valley Public Library. Like most events, they expected the same crowd of people, with a reasonable number of sign ups for home consultations. However, the day took an unexpected turn! Read more to learn how the day played out.

Tuesday Afternoons Outside the Library

Neha Upponi, an Energy Ambassador for Simi Valley Conserves, recently worked the outreach table at the library. This outreach allowed her to connect with Simi Valley residents and teach them different ways they can save money and energy. It also helped her understand what she enjoys most about being an Energy Ambassador. Read on to find out what that is!

Energy Guide: Why is it Important to Find the Right Showerhead?

You might have heard of the new trend that has slowly started in the last five years: eco-friendly showerheads. But are these “low-flow” appliances really worth it? What makes them so different? And will it benefit us individually, or just help the earth and add on to our utility bill? Let Neha Upponi break down the details for you!

Energy Guide: How Can You Save?

When it comes to the BIG energy users in your home, sometimes all you need to learn are the small tips and tricks to save energy and money! Keyla Pech, an Energy Ambassador for Simi Valley Conserves, has summarized a few of the most efficient refrigerator and heating and cooling tips for you. Practice a few of these tips around your home for instant savings.

Event Recap: An Enthusiastic Energy Ambassador Experience!

Rucksana Visakan, an Energy Ambassador for Simi Valley Conserves, recently had the pleasure of setting up a booth in front of the Simi Valley Public Library. Rucksana was able to practice her speaking skills and even surprised herself by how comfortable she sounded speaking to so many different adults! Read more to learn how Rucksana has grown to love speaking to residents and increasing their interest in conserving energy!

Energy Guide: Simple Ways to Save on Your Energy Bills!

Sometimes all you need to learn are the small tips and tricks to save energy and money around your home! Jasanpreet Pandher, an Energy Ambassador for Simi Valley Conserves, has summarized a few of those tips for you! Practice a few of these tips around your home for instant savings. Saving energy and money feels good, right?!

My Energy Ambassador Experience So Far

Throughout Ruth Regi's time spent as an Energy Ambassador, not only has she gained a deeper understanding about the importance of energy conservation, but she has also learned new ways to educate Simi Valley residents about saving on their utility bills. Read more about Ruth's experience during her last two months as an Energy Ambassador!

Energy Guide: Amazing Electric Cars

Are you curious about electric cars? If so, you’ve come to the right place! Ruth Regi, an Energy Ambassador for Simi Valley Conserves, explains the difference between the electric cars on the market today and why you will be saving big if you make the upgrade!

Energy Guide: Why you Need a Low-Flow Showerhead!

Did you know that showers account for nearly 30% of a household’s total water consumption? By changing your old showerhead to a new, low-flow model, you can reward yourself with instant water and smart energy savings! Let Rucksana Visakan, an Energy Ambassador for Simi Valley Conserves, break down the different showerheads that can help you save!