Knowledge is power!
OPALCO is your go-to source for tools and information on energy efficiency and conservation. Learn how you can save energy and money: working together as a co-op, we can better manage our load and the amount of electricity we need to purchase as rates continue to rise (and you’ll see the results on your power bill). Please browse the compiled resources and feel free to contact us for more information.
OPALCO’s Policy 28: Collaborating with Nonprofits to Accelerate Energy Efficiency & Conservation and Renewable Energy Production opens the door for non-profit organizations to collaborate with OPALCO to create new opportunities for energy efficiency, conservation and renewable energy production in San Juan County. Read all about it.
Islanders Bank has partnered with OPALCO on the Get Connected Loan Program. Low interest loans are available for qualified members in San Juan County for home improvement, energy efficiency and renewable energy projects. Contact your local Islander’s Bank for more information and get on the path to energy efficiency!
Together We Save
OPALCO has partnered with Touchstone Energy Cooperatives to bring powerful tools and information to members through the Together We Save energy efficiency campaign. At www.togetherwesave.com, there are energy assessment tools and a library of DIY videos on how to install simple energy efficiency measures. Check it out and start saving!
Useful Links for Energy Efficiency and Conservation
- Energy Star
- Center for Energy Efficiency
- US Department of Energy
- Building Energy Codes
- Washington State Energy Code
- United States Department of Agriculture Rural Energy for America Program
- Heating Guide
Please contact us for more information.