13 results for month: 04/2017


Energy Guide: Kitchen Sustainability

Our kitchens are home to high energy-consuming products, ways of life, waste and toxins. For a greener kitchen, here are a few simple tips and tricks!

Energy Guide: Shower in the Savings!

Conserving water in your home can save more than you think. Decreasing the amount of water you use every day can save hundreds! Installing a water and energy efficient showerhead can lower your bills while you save the environment! Let Keyla Pech tell you about the newest efficient showerhead on the market.

Energy Guide: Tips for your Heating and Cooling System!

Did you know that your heating and cooling system uses the most energy in your home? In fact, it uses 40-45% of your overall energy use. If you follow these simple tips, then you can start saving energy and money in your home!

EVENT RECAP: TEACHING THE YOUTH AT THE BOYS AND GIRLS CLUB

Recently, Shrija Malla and her fellow Energy Ambassadors had the opportunity to prepare a presentation for the kids at the Simi Valley Boys and Girls Club. Shrija wasn’t sure what to expect from their presentation. However, seeing the kids’ enthusiastic faces and them truly interested in energy and what they were saying made her day!

SVUSD Board of Education Meeting

Recently, Jasanpreet Pandher spoke in front of the Simi Valley Unified School District Board of Education for the first time. Even though she had been involved with public speaking before, this was different. She was about to give a speech in front of some of the most important people in City Hall - and she only had three minutes to give her speech!

Energy Guide: Easy Tips to Save Green and Go Green

When people think of making changes to save energy, their first thought is of really big, costly changes, like upgrading appliances to Energy Star products or installing solar panels. There are actually many small things you can do to help the environment and your wallet. It's as easy as 1, 2, 3!

Event Recap: Earth Day in Thousand Oaks!

Keyla Pech recently attended the City of Thousand Oaks Earth/Arbor Day event. The event was fun, exciting, and interactive for all attendees! The event also featured many organizations, community projects, and vendors that could help the local communities in many ways. Learn what made this Keyla's favorite event to attend!

Energy Guide: Simple Tips to Save With Your Refrigerator!

With summer approaching, let’s discuss something you might overlook - your refrigerator! If you think about it, your refrigerator is one of the top energy users in your home. From large barbecues to small get togethers your fridge is always in use. Ruth Regi has five simple tips that you can use right now to save big time!

Energy Guide: The Energy Use of a Microwave vs. Toaster Oven

When it comes to deciding the difference in energy consumption between microwaves and toaster ovens, it is pretty obvious what the most eco-friendly choice is. Do you know?? Let Neha Upponi, an Energy Ambassador for Simi Valley Conserves, break down the facts for you.

Energy Guide: How to save energy with one small upgrade

Did you know that showers make up 30% of a household’s total water consumption? Did that shock you as much as it shocked me? Look no further! Water-efficient showerheads are here to help! Learn why upgrading to a water-efficient showerhead is a win-win for your energy and water usage and the environment.