Making choices that save energy in your home, business, or community can have a positive impact on the environment while also saving you money. In this section of our website, Cornell Cooperative Extension Schoharie and Otsego Counties connects you with resources that can help you learn about ways to reduce your energy consumption and use energy resources more efficiently.
Energy Star products are those that meet energy efficiency guidelines set by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of Energy.
Green building means many different things to different people -- it is a multifaceted concept that lends itself to many interpretations
Heating is by far one of our biggest energy expenses. Find tips here on how you can reduce energy costs to heat your home.
Solar thermal systems convert solar radiation to thermal energy. A solar water heater can meet 90-100% of your hot water needs in the summer.
Last updated March 23, 2020