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Capital Area Solar Co-op Round 2: Virginia Virtual Informational Session

Learn about solar energy and its benefits for your home or small business. We’ll take you through technology, economics, financing, and more. You’ll also learn about the solar co-op we launched. The co-op is free to join and members are *not* obligated to buy solar panels. Co-op members get: • a free review of your

Capital Area Solar Co-op Round 2: Maryland Virtual Informational Session

This will be the final Info Session before this Co-op closes, and your last chance to join and learn about solar energy and its benefits for your home, or small business. We’ll take you through technology, economics, financing, and more. You’ll also learn about the solar co-op we launched. The co-op is free to join

☀ Maryland Wine and Shine Happy Hour for the Capital Area Solar Co-op

Come meet your fellow solar owners and supporters from around the county for this informal happy hour at Black Ankle Vineyards hosted by Solar United Neighbors, The City of Frederick, and Frederick County. And learn about the Capital Area Solar Co-op. When: Friday, August 12th from 6:00 – 8:00 pm Where: Black Ankle Vineyards, 14463 Black

Energy Express at Wheaton Library

Energy Express is a summer event for kids and families to learn about energy usage. As a partnership between the Department of Environmental Protection and Montgomery County Public Libraries, these presentations will take place across the County’s libraries as part of the Summer Reading Program. And for the first time since 2019, Energy Express presentations

Energy Express at Little Falls Library

Energy Express is a summer event for kids and families to learn about energy usage. As a partnership between the Department of Environmental Protection and Montgomery County Public Libraries, these presentations will take place across the County’s libraries as part of the Summer Reading Program. And for the first time since 2019, Energy Express presentations

Energy Express at Noyes Library

Energy Express is a summer event for kids and families to learn about energy usage. As a partnership between the Department of Environmental Protection and Montgomery County Public Libraries, these presentations will take place across the County’s libraries as part of the Summer Reading Program. And for the first time since 2019, Energy Express presentations

Energy Express at Maggie Nightingale Library

Energy Express is a summer event for kids and families to learn about energy usage. As a partnership between the Department of Environmental Protection and Montgomery County Public Libraries, these presentations will take place across the County’s libraries as part of the Summer Reading Program. And for the first time since 2019, Energy Express presentations

Energy Express at Davis Library

Energy Express is a summer event for kids and families to learn about energy usage. As a partnership between the Department of Environmental Protection and Montgomery County Public Libraries, these presentations will take place across the County’s libraries as part of the Summer Reading Program. And for the first time since 2019, Energy Express presentations

Energy Express at Damascus Library

Energy Express is a summer event for kids and families to learn about energy usage. As a partnership between the Department of Environmental Protection and Montgomery County Public Libraries, these presentations will take place across the County’s libraries as part of the Summer Reading Program. And for the first time since 2019, Energy Express presentations

Energy Express at Gaithersburg Library

Energy Express is a summer event for kids and families to learn about energy usage. As a partnership between the Department of Environmental Protection and Montgomery County Public Libraries, these presentations will take place across the County’s libraries as part of the Summer Reading Program. And for the first time since 2019, Energy Express presentations

Capital Area Solar Co-op Round 2: Maryland Virtual Informational Session

This is the fourth Info Session we will be hosting for folks in Maryland, and an opportunity to join and learn about solar energy and its benefits for your home, or small business. We’ll take you through technology, economics, financing, and more. You’ll also learn about the solar co-op we launched. The co-op is free

Energy Express at Long Branch Library

Energy Express is a summer event for kids and families to learn about energy usage. As a partnership between the Department of Environmental Protection and Montgomery County Public Libraries, these presentations will take place across the County’s libraries as part of the Summer Reading Program. And for the first time since 2019, Energy Express presentations

Energy Express at Marilyn Praisner Library

Energy Express is a summer event for kids and families to learn about energy usage. As a partnership between the Department of Environmental Protection and Montgomery County Public Libraries, these presentations will take place across the County’s libraries as part of the Summer Reading Program. And for the first time since 2019, Energy Express presentations

Capital Area Solar Co-op Round 2: Virginia Virtual Informational Session

Learn about solar energy and its benefits for your home or small business. We’ll take you through technology, economics, financing, and more. You’ll also learn about the solar co-op we launched. The co-op is free to join and members are *not* obligated to buy solar panels. Co-op members get: • a free review of your

Energy Express at Connie Morella Library

Energy Express is a summer event for kids and families to learn about energy usage. As a partnership between the Department of Environmental Protection and Montgomery County Public Libraries, these presentations will take place across the County’s libraries as part of the Summer Reading Program. And for the first time since 2019, Energy Express presentations

Energy Express at Chevy Chase Library

Energy Express is a summer event for kids and families to learn about energy usage. As a partnership between the Department of Environmental Protection and Montgomery County Public Libraries, these presentations will take place across the County’s libraries as part of the Summer Reading Program. And for the first time since 2019, Energy Express presentations

Energy Express at Silver Spring Library

Energy Express is a summer event for kids and families to learn about energy usage. As a partnership between the Department of Environmental Protection and Montgomery County Public Libraries, these presentations will take place across the County’s libraries as part of the Summer Reading Program. And for the first time since 2019, Energy Express presentations

Energy Express at White Oak Library

Energy Express is a summer event for kids and families to learn about energy usage. As a partnership between the Department of Environmental Protection and Montgomery County Public Libraries, these presentations will take place across the County’s libraries as part of the Summer Reading Program. And for the first time since 2019, Energy Express presentations

Energy Express at Quince Orchard Library

Energy Express is a summer event for kids and families to learn about energy usage. As a partnership between the Department of Environmental Protection and Montgomery County Public Libraries, these presentations will take place across the County’s libraries as part of the Summer Reading Program. And for the first time since 2019, Energy Express presentations

Energy Express at Germantown Library

Energy Express is a summer event for kids and families to learn about energy usage. As a partnership between the Department of Environmental Protection and Montgomery County Public Libraries, these presentations will take place across the County’s libraries as part of the Summer Reading Program. And for the first time since 2019, Energy Express presentations

Energy Express at Aspen Hill Library

Energy Express is a summer event for kids and families to learn about energy usage. As a partnership between the Department of Environmental Protection and Montgomery County Public Libraries, these presentations will take place across the County’s libraries as part of the Summer Reading Program. And for the first time since 2019, Energy Express presentations

Energy Express at Olney Library

Energy Express is a summer event for kids and families to learn about energy usage. As a partnership between the Department of Environmental Protection and Montgomery County Public Libraries, these presentations will take place across the County’s libraries as part of the Summer Reading Program. And for the first time since 2019, Energy Express presentations

Tech & Energy

Curious about which household appliances use the most energy and what you can do to reduce your energy use? In this lecture, you’ll learn about the top energy users in the home and what you can do to spend less money on energy. We’ll discuss kill-a-watt meters, which tell you how much energy a device

💡 Somerset Town Hall Shredding Event (Light Bulb Exchange)

One of the easiest things you can do to lower your utility bills and keep money in your pocket is switch to LED bulbs. We will swap up to 3 bulbs at no cost! Bring us your old incandescent and CFL bulbs and we will give you LEDs. Join us at one (or all) of

💡 Senior Planet in Montgomery County 6 Year Anniversary Celebration!

Since 2016, Senior Planet in Montgomery County has worked to provide content rich programming at senior centers and libraries throughout the County. If you are a Senior Planet in Montgomery County participant age 60+, join us for a free luncheon celebration to recognize 6 years of local work! In addition to the luncheon, there will

Make Energy Cents (Mandarin

想找到方法減少水電費支出,保住口袋裡的零用錢嗎?Montgomery Energy Connection 能幫您這個忙!這堂講座課會向您介紹新的郡政府網站:www.MontgomeryEnergyConnection.org 。網站中彙整了值得信賴的資訊,並提供解決方案,幫您管理能源使用以及減少您的能源費用支出。您將學會如何使用該網站找到節能計畫、探索節能科技,並且從中瞭解自己的水電費帳單。 按起或點擊這個連接用 Zoom 參與: https://seniorplanet.zoom.us/j/91487716590

Going from a Green Home to a Smart Home

Want to make your home as energy efficient as possible? Not sure what the difference is between a “green” home and a “smart” home? During this presentation you will learn about what makes a home “green” and how smart technology can help make your home more energy efficient. We’ll also discuss steps you can take

💡 Taste of Wheaton

Wheaton’s signature food festival is back on Sunday, June 12th! Taste of Wheaton highlights downtown Wheaton’s deliciously diverse restaurants and unique businesses. Taste of Wheaton attracts thousands of visitors to the downtown area to enjoy food samples from Wheaton’s local restaurants, live entertainment and music, kid’s rides and activities. Montgomery Energy Connection will have a

Capital Area Solar Co-op Round 2: DC Virtual Informational Session

Learn about solar energy and its benefits for your home or small business. We’ll take you through technology, economics, financing, and more. You’ll also learn about the solar co-op we launched. The co-op is free to join and members are *not* obligated to buy solar panels. Co-op members get: • a free review of your

Capital Area Solar Co-op Round 2: Virginia Virtual Informational Session

Learn about solar energy and its benefits for your home or small business. We’ll take you through technology, economics, financing, and more. You’ll also learn about the solar co-op we launched. The co-op is free to join and members are *not* obligated to buy solar panels. Co-op members get: • a free review of your

Say Watt?

Learn about all things lighting—watts are out, lumens are in! Join Senior Planet from AARP and attendees from across the United States for a FREE webinar on June 7, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. ET | 2:00 p.m. CT | 1:00 p.m. MT | 12:00 p.m. PT – AARP membership not required Did you know that

💡 Pepco Appliance Recycling Event

Get $25 for recycling an old A/C unit or dehumidifier Join Pepco for a recycling event on June 4, 2022 between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Participating is easy—simply drive up and we’ll take your old, working window A/C unit or dehumidifier from your car, recycle it, and you will get $25 per unit, with

Back by popular demand – ROUND 2 of the #CapitalAreaSolarCoop!

Get Ready, the Capital Area Solar Co-op is coming to the DMV! With Round 2, Solar United Neighbors (SUN) continues to work with over a dozen local jurisdictions and organizations around the Capital Area to help residents put solar panels on their homes. By joining the #CapitalAreaSolarCoop, you will join neighbors in DC, Maryland, and Virginia

Find Energy Savings with a Building Tune Up

Looking for a quick and easy way to reduce energy use in your building?  A Building Tune- Up can typically reduce energy use by 5-20 percent with most of the costs paid by energy efficiency programs through the EmPOWER Maryland program. Since these are low cost measures with low or no equipment costs, you can

💡 Spring Community Outdoor Yard Sale

We’ve teamed up with Montgomery County and City of Rockville Environmental Departments to help you “Think Green when you Spring Clean!” on Saturday, May 21st from 8:00 a.m. -12 noon As you’re looking for your treasures to sell, grab your old incandescent compact fluorescent for up to 3 LED light bulbs and have them swapped

Capital Area Solar Co-op Round 2: Maryland Virtual Informational Session

This is the second of the five Info Sessions we will be hosting for folks in Maryland, and an opportunity to join and learn about solar energy and its benefits for your home, or small business. We’ll take you through technology, economics, financing, and more. You’ll also learn about the solar co-op we launched. The

Capital Area Solar Co-op Round 2: Virginia Virtual Informational Session

Learn about solar energy and its benefits for your home or small business. We’ll take you through technology, economics, financing, and more. You’ll also learn about the solar co-op we launched. The co-op is free to join and members are *not* obligated to buy solar panels. Co-op members get: • a free review of your

Let’s Go Solar

Have you thought about going solar but not quite sure where to start? This session brings together experts on going solar specifically participating in a solar cooperative and community solar. Join us to learn more and have your solar questions answered. https://seniorplanet.zoom.us/j/170203513

CASE STUDY: EV Charger Installation at Clarksburg Condominium II

At My Green Montgomery, we like to share information that will be helpful for residents. This Case Study is especially helpful for Homeowners Associations. Introduction A longtime resident of the Clarksburg Condominium II in Clarksburg, MD, Robert B. first heard about Tesla’s electric cars in 2010. Since then, motivated by environmental sustainability and energy independence,

MC Green Bank Access Solar Info Session

This educational session is for Montgomery County Homeowner’s interested in installing solar on the roof top of their home. No prior knowledge if solar is needed. Bring a list of any questions that you have for us. Single family homes and townhouses are eligible to sign up for the program. Those that have a total

💡 Town of Chevy Chase Trash and Treasures

OPEN TO TOWN OF CHEVY CHASE RESIDENTS The Town’s spring Trash and Treasures is scheduled for the weekend of April 30 & May 1. The Town offers this curbside bulk trash collection so that residents can dispose of items that are no longer usable. If the items are usable, we encourage you to come to

Programmable and Smart Thermostats

Interested in lowering your heating and cooling bills? Programmable and smart thermostats could be the answer! Learn about the benefits of installing a programmable or smart thermostat as well as incentives like rebates through the Empower Maryland program. Additionally, you’ll learn how smart thermostats can be integrated into your smart home and controlled through apps

💡 Earth Festival! Fairhaven United Methodist Church

Join IPC and Fairhaven United Methodist Church for a fun and family friendly Earth Festival on Sunday April 24, noon-3pm to celebrate Earth Day!  (Rain Date: Sunday, May 1, 2022, same time.) IPC is delighted to announce that Fairhaven United Methodist Church has been awarded the City of Gaithersburg 2022 Environmental Award for it’s commitment

💡 7th Annual GreenFest

GreenFest 2022 Brookside Gardens – Wheaton, MD GreenFest will take place Saturday, April 23, 2022 11 am – 5 pm at Brookside Gardens in Wheaton, MD. GreenFest is the premier environmental festival in Montgomery County, MD. A free event, GreenFest is a chance for residents, businesses, nonprofits, and neighbors, to come together, share ideas and

💡 City of Gaithersburg Fix-It Fair

Gaithersburg residents can make an appointment to bring in select personal items for free repair at the City’s first ever Fix It Fair, taking place Saturday, April 23, 2022, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Casey Community Center. The “right to repair” and the ability to fix material is crucial to transitioning away from a

Green Drinks Happy Hour for Earth Day

Come celebrate Earth Day with a Green Drinks Happy Hour at Caddies Bar & Grill. Friday, April 22nd, 5pm – 7pm, located at 4922 Cordell Ave, Bethesda, MD. Join us for Weed Warriors beforehand!

Stop Losing Money on Your Utility Bill

What’s the cheapest form of energy? It’s the energy we don’t use! During this presentation, we will discuss the two main ways to keep money in your pocket. We will cover the difference between conservation and efficiency and the benefits of using less energy, plus some of the most efficient ways to do it. You’ll