Cazenovia Area Community Development Association will present the Cazenovia Energy Challenge on Saturday Nov. 20. This kick-off event for CACDA's Green Community Initiative will begin at 10:30 a.m. in the community room of the Cazenovia Public Library.
Discover the CNY Energy Challenge - a fun (and free) way for individuals and families to practice saving energy and money! Get special tips about state and federal programs and incentives. Sign up to be eligible for a valuable coupon booklet with discounts on energy saving products. Compete against your neighbors to see who can become the biggest loser!
Take the Energy Star Pledge, which challenges you to take simple steps for saving energy at home, work, and in the community. Save money and the environment!
Samuel Gordon, NYSERDA Energy $mart Communities coordinator for the Central New York Regional Planning and Development Board will moderate the program, which will include experts in residential home performance and renewable energy
"Educating property owners about saving energy not only helps save money and the environment, but it can also be a lot of fun," said Gordon. "We're excited to broadcast this important message as a service to our community."
Barbara Henderson, CACDA's Executive Director, said, "We are so pleased to be working with Regional Planning, NYSERDA and Buyea's to bring this challenge to Cazenovia. It will be the first program of its kind in Madison County."
This program is sponsored by CACDA, CNYRPDB, CNY Energy $mart Communities and Buyea's True Value Hardware.
CACDA enhances economic vitality and preserves the rural, historic character of our region through education, consensus-building and project implementation.