Final Newsletter – Residents Save $16,800 on Utility Bills

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The Live More, Save More Program has just released its final newsletter of the program. The newsletter includes energy savings results, updates on student interns, outreach efforts, rewards winners and more. Click on the link below to read up on the progress and results from The Capacity Project!

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Please give us your feedback on LMSM

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Please give us your feedback on LMSM:
Visit https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/WY7Q7XD (Resident Survey)
Take two minutes to answer a few questions about the program. By completing this survey you are shaping the future of The Capacity Project. We appreciate your input!

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Could This be the Start of Something New

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All good things eventually come to an end, and yet I feel that the Live More, Save More program is not necessarily coming to an end. Its influence has not ceased to perpetuate through our daily lives…

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Maureen McClusky saved $38.92 with LMSM

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Maureen McClusky is our latest winner of a gift card to Livermore Downtown Inc. for saving energy. Congratulations to Maureen for saving $38.92 on her utility bills with help from the Live More, Save More (LMSM) Program! She learned about the program by attending an Energy Efficiency event co-hosted by LMSM & StopWaste.Org at the Civic Center Library in September.

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Olga K. Wins An Energy Rewards Gift Card!

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Congratulations to Olga Ksendzova for saving $16.78 on her utility bills with help from the Live More, Save More (LMSM) Program! Olga was awarded a gift card to Livermore Downtown Inc by saving at least 1% on her utility bill.

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Bakalar Family Saves $191 on Utility Bills

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Congratulations to the Bakalar family for saving $191.24 on their utility bills with help from the Live More, Save More (LMSM) Program! Sue Bakalar learned about the LMSM Program through our Live More, Save More Blog on Livermore Patch. When asked how her family saves energy at home she replied, “Don’t ask my grown children what I do, because they would tell you that I make everyone freeze, haha.”

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Energy Consultation Leads to Energy Savings

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Antoinette Dozier is our latest Energy Rewards Winner of a $20 gift card to Livermore Downtown Inc. She earned her gift card for saving money on her utility bill through the Live More, Save More Program. She was able to save on her utility bill by scheduling an energy consultation with our expert energy consultants and by only turning on the lights she needs and leaving all others off.

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LMSM Participants Save $15,450 on Utility Bills

The Live More, Save More Program has just released its second newsletter for the month of February. The newsletter includes energy savings results, updates on student interns, outreach efforts, rewards winners and more. Click on the link above to read up on the progress and results from The Capacity Project!

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Programmable Thermostats Yield Energy Savings for Roberto

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Roberto Sadkowski is our latest Energy Rewards Winner of a $50 gift card to Livermore Area Recreation & Park District. Roberto learned about the Live More, Save More (LMSM) program while attending the Livermore Wine Festival in early April. Following the festival he received an over the phone energy consultation where our expert energy consultants determined he was spending too much on gas heating.

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TODAY: LHS PTSA Parent Program @ 6:30 in LHS Theater!

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The Live More, Save More Program (LMSM) will be hosting a FREE Energy Workshop TONIGHT during the LHS PTSA Parent Program on January 23rd 2014 from 6:30-8:30pm. The Energy Workshop will be held at Livermore High School’s Theater located at 600 Maple Street, Livermore, CA 94550.

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Cool Days Equal Hot Energy Bills

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During the winter, a lot of us see an increase in our energy bills; just in summer, except we see the increase for a much different reason. We see that we’re turning on the lights earlier in the day, cooking more…

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Clean Energy Team Member wins a $50 gift Card

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Kyoko Takayama won a $50 gift card to the Livermore Area Recreation & Park District for reducing her energy use through the Live More, Save More Energy Rewards Program. As a member of the Organizing for Action: Clean Energy Team, Kyoko strives to educate the Livermore community about the 3 R’s and Global Warming.

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Join us @ the LHS PTSA Parent Program on 1/23/14!

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The LMSM program will be hosting a FREE Energy Workshop during the LHS PTSA Parent Program on January 23rd 2014 from 6:30-8:30pm. Participants who bring a copy of their PG&E Bill will be entered into a raffle to win a smart strip in order to kick-start their energy savings

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Kick-Start the Holiday Season

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Don’t get your garlands in a tangle! No for real though, we had to untangle our garland before decorating our car for the annual Christmas Parade held in downtown Livermore. The Christmas Parade was not only a first for me…

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Helping the Community

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Hello! My name is Asrar Tursonzadah and I am currently a senior attending Livermore High School. Ever since my family and I moved to the city of Livermore three years ago, I have had nothing less than great experiences…

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James Wilker Shares His Thoughts

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Hello friends, my name is James Wilker and I’m one of the many accommodating interns helping with Live More, Save More and WattzOn. Live More, Save More is all about striving to help residents in the city of Livermore…

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Easy energy upgrades won this resident a $50 gift card

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When asked about their energy saving habits Loretta responded “I am proud to say that I save energy by hanging clothes outside on the clothes line. When we re-landscaped our back yard, we had the contractor build a sturdy 3-line clothesline. Every week it is used…

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Small changes for a big reward

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Alice Wang heard about the Live More, Save More program through a Valley Charter School student presentation in September, and decided to enroll. At home she says they changed all their light bulbs to Compact Fluorescents or CFLs, and always remember to turn the lights off when they leave the house….

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Solar powered home wins for reducing energy use

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Dave Stuart enrolled in the Live More, Save More energy program in May of this year. He did so by visiting livemoresavemore.wattzon.com. A few months later he won $50 to Livermore Downtown Inc. for saving energy in his home. Dave installed a 5 kw solar system on his house this year but the new low cost of his energy did not stop his household from reducing their energy consumption…

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The start of an Internship

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My name is Melissa Bernal and I am a senior at Granada High School. I recently got hired to be an intern for Live More, Save More and so far this has definitely been my favorite job. I enrolled because I saw an advertisement…

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$50 to Livermore Downtown Inc is awarded for energy savings!

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Brian Zolynas won $50 for saving energy in September. Zolynas shared that he rarely wins anything so winning this gift card was a pleasant surprise. If you would like to become a winner like Brian…

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Helping my Family Reduce our Utility Bills

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My name is Reese Melchior and I am a senior at Granada High School. I was recently hired as an Energy Intern and just completed training for the position.

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The Farmers Market

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Last Sunday, many interns and I went to the Farmer’s Market, set up a booth, and reached out to residents in the community about the Capacity Project, Live More, Save More. We thoroughly informed residents about…

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Training Day

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My name is Samantha Valdez and I am a senior at Granada High School. I recently heard about the Capacity Project from a friend and decided to join. Being a member of Girl Scouts, Interact, and…

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The Invasion of Kids, Candy, and Energy Savings

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On Saturday, Oct. 26, Live More, Save More was present at Livermore’s annual Downtown Halloween Carnival. Us interns set up a table with a fun activity for the children in order to increase our outreach efforts in the local community.

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Joe saves and so can you

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Joe Ledbetter is a Livermore resident that received a $100 gift card to Livermore Downtown Inc. for saving energy. He enrolled after seeing a flyer at the Civic Center Library and won a gift card shortly after.

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A recent rewards winner and a long time energy saver

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Mark and Susan Ragatz heard about the Live More, Save More program through a post on NextDoor.com, a private social network for neighborhoods. They received a $50 gift card for saving energy in their home and here are some energy tips they currently practice and shared with us ” I have been hanging my laundry to dry for years, I choose to do laundry based on the weather forecast, year-round. This saves a LOT of energy/money…

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Intern Max Zhuang reaches out to Chinese community

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Newly acquired Energy Intern, Max Zhuang, posts about Live More, Save More on the Tri-Valley Chinese digest.  Click the link below to read his post and learn more about Max! Tri-Valley Chinese Digest

Live More, Save More Comes to Stopwaste.org Workshop

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Livermore is a community filled with residents ready to learn about ways to save energy in their homes! I got the great experience on September 30th to meet those residents who are so interested in saving…

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Hot off the press!

Live More, Save More October Newsletter (click here) Live More, Save More has just released its monthly newsletter for the month of October.  The newsletter includes energy savings results, updates on student interns, outreach efforts,  rewards winners and more.  Click on the link above to read up on the progress and results from Live More, […]

Developing a Clean and Green Community

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My name is Bobby Griffin and I am a senior at Livermore High School. I am currently enrolled in the Green Engineering Academy which promotes ideas of generating and storing renewable energy, recycling existing materials…

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Round Three!

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Last week seven other students and I started our journey to becoming an intern for the Capacity Project here in Livermore. We gathered after school and eagerly awaited what would become of our positions…

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Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

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On September 16, a beautiful Monday morning, the City of Livermore, Chevron Energy Solutions and WattzOn proudly held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate Livermore’s leadership in sustainability…

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Sustainability Event

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On Monday, September 16, 2013, history was made. Live More, Save More and Sustainable Livermore held a ribbon cutting for their work in fulfilling the social and economic needs…

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Another Livermore Resident Wins!

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Irene Sanchez was excited that her energy saving habits have paid off. She was contacted last week in regards to her savings and was rewarded a $50 gift card valid at all participating Livermore Downtown…

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Livermore at Bridgelux

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Take a moment at night to take a look at your street lights. In case you haven’t noticed, the City of Livermore partnered with Bridgelux, a company here in Livermore, to replace all of the street lights…

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Farmers Market

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Hey everybody this is Nick Sanchez again and I’m here to tell y’all about an opportunity we had earlier this month. A handful of us interns, as well as Cindy and Gabrielle, were able to run a small booth…

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Starting my Journey

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Hey everyone! My name is Nicholas Sanchez, but y’all can call me Nick. I am 18 years old and I have just graduated from Livermore High School and I will be attending Brigham Young University in…

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Save Energy, Go Shopping!

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Tannuja Prasad was the second recipient of a $50 gift card to Livermore Downtown, Inc. for her energy savings! She will now be able to invest in any of the 30 or more participating merchants in Livermore. In this way helping contribute to the local economy…

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Resident wins first $50 gift card for saving energy

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Maureen Wingfield is the first recipient of the Live More, Save More’s monthly raffle. Congratulations Maureen! Maureen joined the Live More, Save More program in May of 2013 after reading…

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Overcoming Obstacles

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I remember the first obstacle I encountered in this program. On my first day of training, the fences were locked and I seriously considered jumping the fence to make sure I showed up on time…

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Nadia Hassen Writes for The Patch

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Live More, Save More student intern Nadia Hassen took matters into her own hands this past Sunday when she posted about the program on the Livermore Patch website. Nadia is one of our newest members…

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What Interested me in the Program

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This isn’t just some energy saving program where people can talk to you about techniques home/business owners can use to try to reduce their energy consumption using their super magic powers….

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Training with WattzOn

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Hello! I will begin with a quick introduction about myself. My name is Pablo Zamora and I am a soon-to-be Senior at Livermore High School. I was introduced to WattzOn through one of our teachers…

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The Life of an Energy Intern

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I don’t know if I would consider describing this internship as work. I believe that work is doing the same exact routine over and over every day but with the negative result of not enjoying what you do…

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Four More Student Interns Receive Energy Training

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Following the high school graduation of the Live More, Save More’s current roster of student interns, four more upcoming seniors were trained up. The two day training covered electricity and natural gas…

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Student Blog – Working

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You may call it an internship, but from my most recent experience for this, it’s something I enjoy. So people may have begun to look at the Live More, Save More flyers and wonder…

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Livermore Wine Country Festival 2013

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Live More, Save More partnered with the City of Livermore to host an information booth at the 22nd Annual Livermore Wine Country Festival. What an incredible event! The Wine Country Festival…

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Student Blog – The Training Sessions

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So, I guess I’m the first victim to write these blog posts, haha. I’ll introduce myself real quick. My name is Diego Hernandez and I’m a senior at LHS (finishing that last year, wooo!). I am an avid musician…

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KRON 4 Interviews Mayor John Marchand

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KRON 4 News had a great interview with Livermore Mayor John Marchand in which he talks about how the Live More, Save More program will benefit Livermore by reducing energy consumption…

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The Independent Announces the Live More, Save More Program

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The Independent recently released a brief article following the Livermore City Council meeting on Monday, April 8th. The article provides great press for the Live More, Save More program…

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Student Interns Complete Energy Training

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The Live More, Save More home energy consultations are ready for appointments after six Livermore High School student interns completed the required energy training. The interns admirably spent…

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Sign-ups start among raffle excitement

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The Livermore Science Odyssey was a great start to the Live More, Save More program. WattzOn provided activities for students along with Live More, Save More program information for parents…

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Live More, Save More to attend Science Odyssey

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The Live More, Save More program will attend the Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District’s Science Odyssey on Thursday, February 28, 5 to 7 pm. Participating students from the school district will…

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