Founded in 2000 as the nation’s first energy efficiency utility, today we continue to define the leading edge of clean energy. Our work advances sustainable energy solutions for all Vermonters through education, services, and incentives, and promotes efficiency as a clean, cost-effective, and local fuel source.
- 90% of Vermonters have participated in energy efficiency programs since 2000
- Every $1 invested in energy efficiency is yielding a $2 return in savings
- Our Results
A History of Efficiency
Since 2000, Efficiency Vermont has helped Vermonters save energy and protect the environment. Along the way, we’ve redefined efficiency as more than just using less—and proved it to be a reliable, cost-effective, critical resource for our regional electric grid.
Working With Us
Vista Market had a problem: a megastore with a supermarket was moving into their territory. Located downtown in an aging building with older lighting and equipment, Vista’s profit margins were …
The Trapp Family Lodge prides itself on preserving a bit of old-school Austrian charm in the hills of Vermont. In fact, until recently, the four-season resort still relied on old-fashioned …
Kelly Murphey had always dreamed of building his own home in the mountains, but never thought it would be possible while still in his twenties. Thanks to some creative partnerships with his employer- …
Tim Copeland’s furniture designs are all about clean lines and efficiency. Still, when it came to energy efficiency around the factory floor, the owner/designer found it hard to get excited. Usually …
15 years ago, Christa Alexander and Mark Fasching started selling the extra produce from their prolific vegetable garden. They invested in some chickens, then some livestock, some more land, and …