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Written by Guest (not verified) on Aug 10 2018 - 12:32pm
On Aug.11, from 1 p.m to 4 p.m. at the Esperanza Peace and Justice Center, Climate Action SA is hosting a Climate Plática. This particular Climate Plática will be focusing on CPS Energy and the Flexible Path with the purpose of engaging the public and fostering a discussion about the current state of energy in San Antonio and what we want to see moving forward. We all want to work towards making San Antonio and better place for our current and future residents, especially in light of challenges from climate change.
Written by Guest (not verified) on Oct 22 2017 - 7:17pm
AACOG is joining the Department of Energy to celebrate National Weatherization Day. It is a chance to highlight the important work performed by the Energy Department's Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) network over the last 40 years. We will have client success stories, a demonstration, and Weatherization Ambassador Awards for agencies and public officials who have been instrumental to our success in 2017.
Written by JamiAlise on Jan 25 2017 - 5:40pm
AACOG’s Weatherization Assistance Program assists low-income households overcome the high cost of energy by installing weatherization energy conservation measures in their houses at no cost to the program participant. Both home owners and renters can apply. The program is open to applicants whose overall household gross income falls at or below 150 percent of the Federal poverty level: *Families with more than five members, add $6,270 for each additional person. To become eligible for the Program you must comply with the following:
Written by Katie Nickas on Apr 7 2016 - 6:17pm
Air quality is always on San Antonio’s radar, but for the attendees at the Regional Air Quality Strategy Session at Eco Centro April 5, it’s an urgent call to action.
Written by CharlotteAnne Lucas on May 20 2015 - 8:36am
Replay the video: CPS Energy unveiled plans to convert the long-closed Mission Road Power Plant in Southtown into an Energy Partnerships Innovation Center, or "EPIcenter," CPS  Energy President and CEO Doyle Beneby unveiled the details and artist renderings, accompanied by San Antonio District 5 Councilwoman Shirley Gonzales, and the energy company's partners in the project on May 20, 2015 at Our Lady of the Lake University.
Written by CPS Energy on Sep 6 2013 - 1:13pm
In my three-year tenure thus far at CPS Energy, I’ve received a great deal of valuable feedback, and lots of good questions from the community. One of those questions has been about the fuel adjustment charge.
Written by Amanda Evrard on Mar 13 2013 - 12:55pm
REPLAY VIDEO: Clarity Child Guidance Center launched its One in Five Minds campaign with an event that brought together community leaders and experts on children's mental health. Thanks to the underwriting support of Methodist Healthcare Ministries of South Texas, NOWCastSA webcast the event for anyone to watch free, live or later, right here on this page.
Written by Antonio Rodriguez on Jul 22 2012 - 4:04pm
The Texas Energy Symposium will address how limits on Texas's energy grid can be met by solar energy. Two recent reports by the Brattle Group examined the capacity shortage facing ERCOT and how robust implementation of solar could help ERCOT meet the challenge of peak demand.
Written by ChristineChapa on Mar 3 2011 - 2:37pm
Part of SOLAR FEST, Texas’ only 100% renewably powered event!Kick off your day with our “Run on the Sun” 5K! A solar powered buggy from The Alamo City Electric Auto Association will lead participants from the Solar Fest grounds to Texas’ largest commercial rooftop solar installation at the Pearl Brewery, and back to the festival. Race course is stroller and pet friendly. All race proceeds benefit Solar San Antonio. ...
Written by championac on Feb 17 2011 - 10:15am
I got an interesting flyer in the mail this week from CPS Energy. It was all about the utility’s STEP program, which sets a goal to cut down on energy usage each year. Turns out San Antonio met last year’s goal – and actually exceeded it by quite a bit. That’s good news.