Learn how a home performance test can cut your energy bill
We'll send you a Beat the Peak Alert by text, email and/or phone asking you to reduce electricity when demand and price are high. You'll receive about nine peak alerts in the summer and three peak alerts in the winter Reducing peak demand helps reduce the wholesale price Polk-Burnett pays for electricity. The savings benefits everyone by not having to increase the rate you pay for kWh energy. Reducing peak energy also decreases the need for power generation and lowers our carbon footprint,…
6 tips to spring into energy savings
Savings champions need to change up their game plans to save energy with each season. We have 6 of our favorite plays to help you save at home this spring.
How to save on your home energy bill
Turning on the air conditioner means a rise in power bills! Here's how you can save.
How to save money on your home energy bills
There are several small changes you can make around your home to render big savings on your monthly energy bills.
Green Home Guide roundup: How to cut your home energy bills
Reducing our collective energy consumption is top of mind these days. Global sustainability goals require finding more energy-efficient ways to live—but homeowners and renters also find that getting closer to zero is also good for their budgets. Here's a roundup of some of our past Green Home Guide resources, sharing ways to save both energy and money at home:
7 Smart Ways to Save Money on Home Energy Bills
Home energy bills can be a significant drain on your budget. Our friends at Money Crashers help you save money with seven smart ways to cut utility costs.
Moving in? 5 top tips for reducing your new home’s energy bill
If opening up your energy bill is an experience that fills you with dread, it may be time to start looking for ways to reduce your household’s energy spending. The good news is that moving homes is the perfect opportunity to put in place all those energy saving habits you’ve been meaning to get around to. Kirsty Lamont, director of...
Home Energy Assessment: Find Out Exactly What Your Energy Bill is Paying For
A home energy assessment or “audit” is the first step in determining how much energy your home is using. By pinpointing energy leaks, you can identify improvements that will make your home more comfortable and save you money.
How to Lower Your Home Energy Bill By Changing Your Light Bulbs
As a homeowner, I'm well aware of my energy costs, especially as the colder months approach. I've replaced windows, sealed doors and made investment in ways to heat and cool my home more efficiently, but sometimes it's the little things that can make the biggest difference. Changing your light bulbs might be one of the most overlooked areas to lower your home energy bills.
Tips to reduce energy bills at home
Smart home solutions can track usage and give you control over lights and electronics in your home while away.
Spring Clean Your Way to Energy Savings
It’s the time of year when many people stash away winter gear and prep their businesses and homes for the warm summer months. It’s also a good opportunity to make sure a business or home is running as energy efficiently as possible Here’s a checklist of ways to turn your spring cleaning into an energy-saving event: Redirect ceiling fans. Air conditioning often produces the highest electricity bill in a business or home, especially when it’s used consistently during the summer months. So a…
3 Ways to Lower the Energy Bill in an Older Home
Older homes provide a classic architecture that gives the home character and makes them stand out. However, they aren’t very energy-efficient without having some upgrades over the years. Some of th…
What If Home Builders Had to Pay the Energy Bills?
Three questions have been nagging at Rick Chitwood over the past 5 or 6 years. First, why is the HVAC industry in California, where he lives and works, so pathetic? Second, why have California’s strict energy standards, which have been in effect since 1978, not corrected the problem? Third, how is it that he, who came to the HVAC business through a nontraditional route, has become a leader in the industry?
Tips for Reducing Your Energy Bill at Home
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14 Tips on Keeping Your Home Warm without Huge Energy Bills
Energy bills are going up every year and we all see pieces in the media from time to time about people who cannot afford to heat their homes. If you do not want to fall into this situation, there a…
Cut Down On Your Energy Bill: How to Keep Your Home Warm
Cut Down On Your Energy Bill: How to Keep Your Home Warm by Award-winning roofing, vinyl siding, & windows co, family-owned since 1983 serving RI & MA.
5 Ways to Warm Your Home Without Increasing Your Energy Bill
If you're looking to reduce energy use this winter, read on to learn a few ways to warm up your home without increasing your electric bill.
Easy DIY home projects to beat the heat and your energy bill
Summer has arrived and while the temperature is rising, your energy costs don’t have to. The experts at ENERGY STAR want to help you keep the cool air in and control your utility bills, while helping to fight climate change. Energy efficiency doesn’t have to cost you a lot of time or money. Try out these easy DIY projects for energy savings at home DIY- Easy to Moderate Effort: Install and properly use a programmable thermostat: A programmable thermostat is one of the…
Top 5 Tips To Reduce the Energy Bill of Your Candlewood Lake Home
You can save from your Candlewood Lake home's electric bill with these energy saving tips. You can save from your Candlewood Lake home's electric bill with these energy saving tips.
How to Save on Energy Bills When Buying a New Home
How to Save on Energy Bills When Buying a New Home