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    Wind Power in the Castro

    June 26, 2012 San Francisco

    Blue Green Pacific installed two of its second-generation vertical-axis wind turbines on Beudoin’s roof. Beudoin calls them kinetic sculptures. Since installation, Beudoin says, “the neighborhood is going nuts. Everyone wants to know if I’m connected to the grid and how it produces power.”

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    Multifamily Case Study: 10 South Park HOA

    June 26, 2012 San Francisco

    The Board determined to upgrade its aging equipment while considering the benefit of energy use reduction and cost effectiveness. SF Energy Watch (SFEW) kicked-off the projects by providing a comprehensive energy assessment. The ensuing report provided estimated incentive-rebates which prompted the Board to replace inefficient lighting, ahead of schedule, as well as the domestic hot water system.

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    Small Business Case Study: Dollar Market

    June 26, 2012 San Francisco

    Dollar Market was approached by a participating SF Energy Watch contractor who identified the store's existing efficient and inefficient lighting. After analyzing the financial benefits of upgrading the inefficient fixtures Dollar Market opted to follow the contractor's recommendations by undertaking lighting retrofits throughout the store.

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    Commercial Case Study: Glide Memorial Church

    June 11, 2012 San Francisco

    Glide Memorial upgraded over 1,200 light fixtures, installed 30 occupancy sensors and retrofit 36 LED exit signs. Also, they replaced gasket material in their walk-in cooler and installed strip curtains on doorways to two kitchen walk-in refrigerators. With almost $16,000 of savings on their utility bills annually, Glide has more money to devote to the important services they provide to the community.

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