Category: Long Island

LIPA Partners with Castella Imports to Improve Energy Efficiency and Lower Energy Costs - Largest U.S. food importer will save $58,000 annually through LIPA’s Efficiency Long Island Program

The Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) partnered with Castella Imports to upgrade [its facility at 60 Davids Drive] Hauppauge facility with an energy efficient industrial refrigeration system resulting in significant energy savings. ... The energy effi… more »

Long Island Open Space, Parks Provide Economic Payback

On September 28, 2010 the Trust for Public Land (TPL) released their report, "The Economic Benefits and Fiscal Impacts of Parks and Open Space in Nassau and Suffolk Counties, New York. TPL, a national conservation organization found that parks and open s… more »

Finding six-figure ROI from energy efficiency

Return-on-investment - that is the phrase town officials in Huntington, N.Y., carefully considered before commissioning several projects to improve municipal energy efficiency. ... A $1.7 million Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant (EECBG) a… more »

Easy Green: Install a Solar Powered Clothes Dryer

One of the simplest and cheapest things you can do to green your home is to install a Solar Powered Clothes Dryer...also known as a clothesline! For less than $10, the cost to buy a rope and some clothes-pins, you can enjoy fresh smelling laundry dried w… more »