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September 5, 2014Find out more about tree care, sustainable landscaping, home composting, attractive alternatives to lawns and new EcoHome. Take a tour of the EcoHome or attend one of our open houses. [more]
News ImageWATER--DROUGHT UPDATE--Palo Alto Water Use Guidelines
September 1, 2014Read the latest updates on current water use regulations, drought conditions and what Palo Alto Utilities is asking customers to do. Learn what is happening at the State, regional and local levels. Check out all the free services, rebates and other resources to help you use water efficiently. [more]
News ImageLED Streetlights Shine
May 5, 2014PHASE 3 expected to finish this summer---see how the new LED street lights are transforming our town![more]
News ImageThe Second Annual Great Race for Saving Water Makes a Splash!
April 24, 2014A crowd of fun runners, walkers and festivity-goers showed up on April 19 to rally behind a good cause - water conservation. The fun didn't stop there - raffle prizes, live music, food, arts & crafts, free goodies from sponsors - view our photos and check back here for details on next year's event![more]
News ImageCity Hall King Plaza Demonstration Garden
December 17, 2013A garden planted by community volunteers which showcases sustainable landscape principles for maximum environmental benefits.( View our photo gallery. )
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News ImagePower to the People---Enjoy Your Investment!
November 6, 2013Celebrate with us! Hear us sing to you! And discover the many benefits of having community-owned electric, gas, water and sewer utilities.[more]
News ImageEcoHome Haunted House
November 2, 2013Even if you missed the EcoHome Haunted House event, see some fun videos!

Tours are usually scheduled by request, so call (650) 329-2241 to coordinate your tour.
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News ImageAvoid Wasting Energy Through Vampire Loads and Game Consoles
October 25, 2013Find out how to avoid wasting energy through "phantom loads" and how much energy your video game console uses when it is OFF! Did you know that your set-top cable box uses as much energy as your refrigerator?[more]