2018 Green Programs on Hot Topics: Save Water, Energy and Money – October 3 & Screening of “An Inconvenient Sequel” – November 8

The next “Green Programs on Hot Topics” are:   Save Water, Energy and Money – Wednesday October 3, 7 p.m.   Make your home more efficient, save money and take advantage of rebates for toilets, landscaping and weatherizing. Also find out about the smartest and cheapest ways to make your home more energy and water…

CEC Student Film Fest Announces Winners!

Natalie Wylie of Franklin Elementary School in Burlingame was named “Best in Show” winner of the CEC Student Film Fest held at Burlingame High School on March 19 – Natalie was the winner of the Elementary School Category as well! Her entry, “Feed the Future,” explored the earth-saving benefits of a vegetarian diet. It will be entered in the…

CEC is Offering Prizes and Incentives – Opt Up to 100% Clean Energy

CEC is offering prizes and incentives to encourage Burlingame residents and businesses to opt up to ECO100, which provides energy that is 100 percent sustainable and carbon free. Learn more about CEC’s OptUpBurlingame Clean Energy Campaign. Launched in 2016 by San Mateo County and all 20 cities, is the county’s official electricity provider. PCE offers…

Attention Burlingame Residents – Turf and Toilet Rebates

Turf and Toilet Rebates You can get money back for replacing your lawn with a water-efficient landscape or replacing your toilet with a high-efficiency model. The California Department of Water Resources offers rebates of $2 per square foot (up to $2,000) to single-family residences that replace turf with landscapes that require little water. See the…

Help CEC When You Shop with eScrip

You can donate to the Citizens Environmental Council of Burlingame (CEC) each time you shop at any of the businesses participating in the eScrip program. To set up donations via eScrip, go to escrip.com/shares, set up a free account and select “CEC Burlingame” as the organization you wish to support. Next, register your credit card(s)…