Electric car infrastructure

Tesla charging stations, shown, are at Whole Foods in Jackson. 

The town of Jackson has saved an estimated $2.3 million in energy costs by trimming local government’s use of fuel, electricity, natural gas and propane between 2006 and 2020.

Those reductions in energy consumption also avoided emitting some 2,900 tons of carbon dioxide, one of three main types of heat-trapping greenhouse gases linked to climate change.

Contact Managing Editor Rebecca Huntington at 732-7078 or rebecca@jhnewsandguide.com.

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Judd Grossman

Climate change is the least of our problems, but I'm fine with saving money.

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