It’s easy to get excited about installing solar panels on our houses, but most of us could significantly cut our energy bills at a much lower cost with a simple trip to Home Depot. Thanks to the new federal stimulus package, $411 million is coming to California to help the state’s buildings become more energy efficient. One program, which helps low-income families weatherize their homes, is seeing its budget triple.

Let’s Weatherize 22 June,2011QUEST Staff



QUEST, an Emmy Award-winning multimedia science series, has a new focus on the science of sustainability.The half-hour magazine style episodes are produced by a collaboration of six public broadcasters around the country and explore a wide variety of sustainability issues related to food, energy, water, climate and biodiversity. The story segments featured in each show are introduced by on-camera host, environmental journalist Simran Sethi. The series also includes half-hour specials that focus on a single topic.

All 2013-2014 television programs can be viewed online in their entirety or as individual segments by clicking on the titles and images listed below. The programs are also broadcast in each of our six PBS partner regions including North Carolina, Ohio, Nebraska, Northern California and the Pacific Northwest. Check local listings for broadcast dates and times.

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