Energy conservation is a behavior change that results in not using

energy at a time when one might normally. For example, riding a bike

instead of driving a car, unplugging computers and other electronics

at night or when not in use, or turning off the lights when you leave a




This page is intended to be a central community resource for energy conservation focused information, resources and events for homes and businesses in and around Blacksburg, Virginia.


More to come soon- please contact us with any ideas or information you think may be suitable for posting here.


Want to get involved? The community driven, Sustainable Blacksburg is a great place to start!



“Nature is not a place to visit. It is home.”
Gary Snyder