17 results for tag: Save Water

Water Guide: Save Water, Drop by Drop

Many people struggle to save water around the home and often times find their water bills higher than expected. Anna Meehan, a Conservation Coach for Walnut Creek Saves, is here to share a few interesting ways to save and reuse water and help you lower your bills!

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.

My Experience

Anthony Belavitch is a Conservation Coach for Walnut Creek Saves. Anthony gets good experience talking to people and explaining what we do and how we can help them save water and energy, all while saving money on their bills. Anthony learns a lot every day with this job and with the information he learns he can apply it to situations in life. This is why the Walnut Creek Saves team is so great!

Serena’s Goodbye

Serena Vincent has been involved with Walnut Creek Saves since February of this year and now the time has come for her Conservation Coach experience to end. Serena is off on her next adventure - college! Before she leaves she wanted to tell everyone how much she has learned and the skills she has gained through her experience.

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.

Energy Guide: Conserve Water with Showerheads

Did you know that showers account for almost 30% of the water consumption inside your home? That's right! Upgrading your showerhead to a water-efficient model can create instant savings. Luckily, you don’t have to spend time researching which water-efficient showerhead is the best for you. Andre Medeiros has gathered all the information you need to know about water-efficient showerheads.

What it’s Like Being a Conservation Coach

Evan Enos feels truly blessed to have the amazing job as a Conservation Coach. His job allows him to conduct home energy and water consultations for residents who want to be more efficient. The consultations that Evan has conducted have been fun and very eye opening for him. It's such a great feeling to know Evan is helping the community he grew up in!

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 Walnut Creek Saves

At the beginning of 2017, Serena Vincent started her job with the Walnut Creek Saves program and the position has taught her many important skills to use in the workplace and in life. When she began the training for the program, she was nervous about how difficult or intense the internship was going to be, but it turned out a little differently. Read on to learn more about Serena’s experience.

How Does Walnut Creek Saves Save?

Walnut Creek Saves is such a new program to our community that most residents don’t know or fully understand what it entails and what services we can provide. Since our program is extremely resident focused it is our highest priority to get the information needed out there, and in this article Lola Bamberger will describe what Walnut Creek Saves can do for you (and what it already does for her).