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Energy Efficiency Tax Credits, Rebates and Financing: What Options Are Available for You?

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 12:03pm

Learn about what type of financial assistance is available to make energy efficient purchases more affordable.

10 Energy Saving Tips for Spring

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 9:12am

Spring has arrived. Here are some tips on how to save energy and money during the warmer days ahead.

Which Water Heater Is Right for You?

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 8:07am

Investing in an energy efficient water heater can save you money, and using Energy Saver's comparison chart makes it easy to find the right water heater for your home.

Q&A: Financing Energy Efficiency Upgrades for Your Home through PowerSaver Loans

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 8:30am

Steve Dunn with the Energy Department’s Building Technologies Office, Better Buildings Residential Program gives us the “411” on a new loan program – available through May 4 – that helps homeowners finance energy efficiency upgrades.

IRS Issues New Tax Credit Guidance for Owners of Small Wind Turbines

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 7:02am

Installing small, distributed wind energy systems can help homeowners and businesses save money on their energy bills.  Now that tax filing season is here, there are even more ways to financially benefit from this sustainable source of energy.

Love Your Home and It'll Love You Back

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 6:54am

Show your home some affection this Valentine's Day with 3 energy efficient upgrades that will make your wallet love you!

Air Leaks in Unexpected Places

Tue, 02/03/2015 - 6:58am

Sealing air leaks will help to decrease heating and cooling costs and make your home more comfortable.

Start 2015 with an #EnergyResolution to Save Money and Energy All Year Long

Mon, 01/19/2015 - 6:52am

Create an #EnergyResolution to share how you plan to save money and energy in the New Year.

Saving Energy and Money with Wind: 5 Steps Before You Invest in a New Wind Energy System

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 8:04am

Make sure you understand these 5 important steps before investing in a wind energy system for your home.

Ahorra energía y dinero con el viento: 5 pasos antes de invertir en un nuevo sistema eólico

Tue, 12/23/2014 - 7:45am

¿Te interesa en un sistema eólico de energía en casa? También puedes leer sobre los siguientes 5 pasos importantes en español.

Heating Equipment Checklist for Winter Comfort and Efficiency

Fri, 12/19/2014 - 7:59am

Use this heating equipment checklist to ensure your heating system is working safely and efficiently.

#AskEnergySaver: Air Sealing

Thu, 12/18/2014 - 1:47pm

This month our home performance expert answered your #AskEnergySaver questions about air sealing your home.

Lessons from a Home Inspection

Fri, 12/12/2014 - 8:54am

Maintenance tips from a home inspector to keep the systems and appliances in your home running efficiently.