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Workshops and training

Become an energy expert with our workshops, online tools, printed materials, interactive exhibits and energy reference room.

Home online energy tools
We offer comprehensive online self-help resources for residential customers with an interactive energy home tour, a home energy calculator, lighting and appliance calculators, and a home energy library with tons of information.

E&TC Exhibits


Look for a workshop that fits your needs. Class topics cover lighting, solar energy and energy efficiency in your home.

E&TC Exhibits


You will find a variety of energy efficiency and energy models displayed on the first and second floors of the Energy and Technology Center.

E&TC reference library

Resource room

This is a self-service resource available for research on home and business energy topics. Open to all--customers, design professional, students and teachers.

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Energy experts

We have experts available to answer questions on a number of energy-related subjects.

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Customer Advanced Technologies

CAT is a research and development program designed to encourage customers to use and evaluate new or underutilized technologies.

Track down energy thieves

Our detective is on the case.

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