Category : State

Save Energy and Virtually Hang Glide

  Bike while hang gliding It might sound crazy, but Energy Upgrade California  has launched an exclusive virtual reality tour that allows you to bike while hang gliding. Until the end of August, it’s right here in Thousand Oaks! Energy Upgrade is a state initiative dedicated…

0 Comments / 266 View / August 22, 2016

Congrats to residents for fighting the drought!

Congratulations! Residents of the City of Thousand Oaks, along with California American Water, the California Water Service Company and the Thousand Oaks Water Agency, which provide water to the City, worked very hard as a team to conserve water over the past year. But California is now…

6 Comments / 896 View / April 20, 2016

Organics & Foodwaste Diversion Coming Soon

Organics & Foodwaste Diversion Coming Soon

A new state law (AB 1826) will increase the diversion of compostable materials produced at businesses, however, it does not cover food or compostable wastes produced at homes. Compostable or organics make up about 40% of all material going to…

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New Energy Savings and Financing Programs

Thousand Oaks homeowners are encouraged to upgrade their energy and water efficiency and save money through the unique financing opportunities and rebate checks.

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National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is April 26th

National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day is April 26th

Pharmaceutical and Needles (Sharps) Disposal: It is Earth Week, and Saturday, April 26 is National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. Properly disposing of medicines and needles is important to human health and the environment.Here is what the US EPA has to suggest if you…

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Local Green Business Wins State Award

Local Green Business Wins State Award

Conejo Awards Wins Top Eco Award From State

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Water and Energy Rebates

Resources to help you save money on water and energy bills, plus conservation tips and resources.

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February 13 & 20 CSUCI Speaker’s Series: Fire Weather Threats and Flash Floods

We are currently experiencing drought conditions which can lead to fires and subsequent threats of flash floods and debris flows. This CSU speaker series will address these issues and how partnerships with local services can help minimize potential damage.

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Apartment Recycling in Thousand Oaks is a Success!

State mandatory commercial recycling legislation and new resources from the City of Thousand Oaks bring recycling to apartment residents in need.

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