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100,000 Lightbulbs

Over the past seven months, Austin Energy customers have purchased more than 100,000 LED lightbulbs, saving more than 3.1 million kilowatt-hours(kWh) of electricity. That’s the equivalent…

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It’s Bee Week!

It’s Bee Week at the Sustainable Food Center! In celebration of their newly installed Teaching Apiary they’ll be celebrating bees and the many benefits they…

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Free Soil Testing

Calling backyard food gardeners! Find out what’s in your soil with free testing at the city’s Soil Kitchen. Representatives from the EPA will be on…

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