Focus on Energy Significantly Improves Energy Savings and Customer Participation

Feb 20, 2013, 10:33 ET from Focus on Energy

MADISON, Wis., Feb. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Focus on Energy, Wisconsin utilities' statewide program for energy efficiency and renewable energy, today announced that in 2012 it achieved the most energy savings and customer participation since the program began more than decade ago.  2012 was also one of the most cost-effective years in the program's history.


"The modifications and program expansions we made in 2012 have set the groundwork for continued growth and success in 2013 and beyond," said William S. Haas, program director for Focus on Energy.  "From homeowners and renters to small business owners and large energy users, Focus on Energy develops and implements creative and effective energy programs that benefit a wide range of customers."

Focus on Energy launched 15 new energy efficiency and renewable energy programs for residents and businesses throughout 2012.  With a new and improved portfolio of programs in place, 2013 will offer Wisconsinites more opportunities to achieve energy and efficiency savings, helping them reduce energy use and save money.

About Focus on Energy

Focus on Energy is Wisconsin utilities' statewide energy efficiency and renewable resource program funded by the state's investor-owned energy utilities and participating municipal and electric cooperative utilities. Focus on Energy works with eligible Wisconsin residents and businesses to install cost-effective energy efficiency and renewable energy projects. Focus on Energy information, resources and financial incentives help to implement projects that otherwise would not be completed. Its efforts help Wisconsin residents and businesses manage rising energy costs, promote in-state economic development, protect our environment and control Wisconsin's growing demand for electricity and natural gas. For more information call 800.762.7077 or visit


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