8 results for tag: Kaipo Vevera


Rotary Club of Walnut Creek Meeting

Walnut Creek Saves recently had the privilege to speak in front of the Rotary Club of Walnut Creek. Two of our Conservation Coaches, Lorcan and Kaipo, presented about our program and their involvement. They did an excellent job speaking to the club members and informing them of our good work throughout the community.

Making a Difference

Kaipo Vevera is one of the student Conservation Coaches for Walnut Creek Saves. He is now much further into the job and has accomplished much more than at the beginning. As a program we have completed over 100 consultations since our launch in February! Kaipo has had the opportunity to speak to countless Walnut Creek residents and pass on energy and water saving recommendations to his community.

Energy Guide: Lighting Your Home Efficiently

With a multitude of different light bulbs out on the market, homeowners are often left in the dark on what their best choices are. Kaipo Vevera, a student Conservation Coach with Walnut Creek Saves, will try to solve this issue for you so when you need to make an upgrade on your lighting the choice will be easy.

Coaching Residents to Save on Energy and Water

Kaipo Vevera is a Conservation Coach for Walnut Creek Saves. He has been with the program now for almost half a year and has have thoroughly enjoyed every moment he's had working with the residents of Walnut Creek to save them energy and water and lower their bills. Recently, he conducted outreach at the Lindsay Wildlife Experience and was able to teach children how to conserve energy and water in their homes.

What I Learned: Recycling Water for the Future

Recently, Walnut Creek Saves had the opportunity to attend the Pleasant Hill Instructional Garden’s Earth Day event. Several speakers provided information about California’s drought history, ways to improve water conservation, and the importance of planting native species. Read more to find out what Kaipo Vevera learned from the event.

Walnut Creek Saves: Help is on the Way!

Do you have an exceedingly high water and/or electric bill? If so, Walnut Creek Saves is the program for you! Walnut Creek Saves works to help the residents of Walnut Creek become more efficient. Local Walnut Creek high school students are the main working force of the program and our goals is to not only save the environment but also save you money!

My Conservation Coach Experience

Kaipo Vevera shares how his experience as a Conservation Coach for Walnut Creek Saves has helped him learn new skills and comfortably speak to residents about energy and water savings. Kaipo is ready to help the residents of Walnut Creek save energy, water, and money!

Energy Guide: Big Upgrades Equal Even Bigger Savings

Have you been curious about electric cars and solar? If so, you’ve come to the right place! Kaipo Vevera, a Conservation Coach for Walnut Creek Saves, explains why electric cars and going solar positively impact the environment but can also save your pockets.