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Are Your Kids Saving Energy? Enter Contest by May 31.



 Team ENERGY STAR, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s program to help kids and families understand why saving energy is important, has launched a contest to encourage kids to tell us in their own worlds why energy efficiency makes a difference. To enter, all kids need to do is share their stories on the Team ENERGY […]

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Join Team ENERGY STAR & Get Ready for This Summer’s Eco Block-Buster



 Team ENERGY STAR is on a simple but extremely important mission: encourage kids and families to save energy at home. How? By empowering them to protect the climate and reduce air pollution through easy-to-implement, money-saving actions. Team ENERGY STAR works in large part because it makes saving energy easy and fun. Check out www.energystar.gov/team and you’ll see what I […]

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US-China Greener Consumption Forum Lays Groundwork for Future Projects Together



How can the world's two consumer "superpowers"- the U.S. and China – work together to reduce the impact that consumption has on us and our world?   That was the topic a capacity crowd addressed on March 22 at the U.S. – China Greener Consumption Forum. The event, held at the World Bank in Washington, […]

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ENERGY STAR Essay Contest Shines Spotlight on Energy-Saving Kids



Saving energy is not just for grown-ups. As EPA’s Team ENERGY STAR has shown, lots of kids have become devoted to energy efficiency, too. They’re not shy about telling you why, either. In fact, hundreds of kids have entered the Team’s Share Your Story  essay contest .  Several of their posts are featured in this special Team ENERGY STAR […]

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