Category: Green

Energize Delaware spreads the word about energy efficiency

Tony DePrima may be his own best marketing tool.  After a restart of the Delaware Sustainable Energy Utility (DESEU) in 2013, the executive director has been making rounds to promote the initiatives under its Energize Delaware banner. “I’ve done everything from church basement meetings to local government and rotary talks,” said DePrima. And he has…

Dover, Del. — More than $72 million was raised in the 2011 bond issuance to finance energy efficiency projects in state buildings, according to an analysis by the Delaware Sustainability Energy Utility and the University of Delaware’s Center for Energy and Environmental Policy. Guaranteed Energy Savings Agreement (GESA) contracts are carried out in compliance with…

Dover Downs Hotel & Casino hosts Green Conference By Rana Fayez Staff Writer Dover Conference Working Group, a subsidiary of Dover Downs Hotel & Casino, hosted its first Mid-Atlantic Green Hospitality conference last month, covering issues related to environmentally sound lodging and food service operations. “The goal was to get the conversation started, to bring…