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Energy Vampires are Attacking Your Home – Here’s How to Stop Them

9 hours 33 min ago
Energy Vampires are Attacking Your Home – Here’s How to Stop Them

Stop energy vampires from sucking your wallet dry by switching off power strips and unplugging appliances when not in use.

Using Passive Solar Design to Save Money and Energy

Fri, 10/17/2014 - 6:45am
Using Passive Solar Design to Save Money and Energy

You can harness solar energy to heat and cool your home through passive solar design.

Preparing for a Fun and Energy Efficient Halloween

Tue, 10/14/2014 - 11:51am
Preparing for a Fun and Energy Efficient Halloween

Discover some scary-good ways to save energy this Halloween!

Fall into Savings with a Tax Credit-Eligible Energy System

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 7:07am
Fall into Savings with a Tax Credit-Eligible Energy System

Installing clean energy, like solar panels or a solar water heater, doesn't mean breaking the bank. Take advantage of tax credits now!

Everything You Wanted to Know About Solar Water Heating Systems

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 11:39am
Everything You Wanted to Know About Solar Water Heating Systems

Learn all about choosing, sizing, maintaining, and financing a solar water heating system, as part of #EnergySaverSolar month.

So You Want to Go Solar? 3 Things to Consider When Installing Solar Power at Home

Fri, 10/03/2014 - 9:37am
So You Want to Go Solar? 3 Things to Consider When Installing Solar Power at Home

Before investing in solar, be sure it is the right renewable energy source for your home and consider these three things: contractor, size, and orientation.

Harnessing Solar Energy at Home

Wed, 10/01/2014 - 9:37am
Harnessing Solar Energy at Home

Get the basics on how solar energy is harnessed at home using Photovoltaic cells.

Cozy Up to Colder Weather: 5 More Ways to Prepare Your Home for Fall and Winter (Part 2)

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 8:25am
Cozy Up to Colder Weather: 5 More Ways to Prepare Your Home for Fall and Winter (Part 2)

Cold weather is just around the corner, preparing for fall and winter now can save you money and a headache when the cold air descends.

Cozy Up to Colder Weather: 5 Ways to Prepare Your Home for Fall and Winter (Part 1)

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 8:49am
Cozy Up to Colder Weather: 5 Ways to Prepare Your Home for Fall and Winter (Part 1)

Cleaning out your gutters, sealing air leaks, caring for your furnace and ducts, and investing in energy-efficient lighting now, can save you money and a headache when the cold air descends.

How Much Do You Consume?

Tue, 09/23/2014 - 12:43pm
How Much Do You Consume?

Ever wonder how much energy you consume every year? We're breaking down the numbers for you.

Save Energy and be Festive this Fall

Thu, 09/18/2014 - 10:05am
Save Energy and be Festive this Fall

Fall means cooler weather, changing leaves, and festive decorations, now your decorations can help save energy too!

National Drive Electric Week

Tue, 09/16/2014 - 2:00am
National Drive Electric Week

Celebrate National Drive Electric Week with ways to make your all-electric or plug-in hybrid cars even greener!

Buying the Perfect Energy-Efficient Light Bulb in 5 Easy Steps

Wed, 09/10/2014 - 8:53am
Buying the Perfect Energy-Efficient Light Bulb in 5 Easy Steps

Purchasing an energy-efficient light bulb doesn't have to be difficult. With these five easy steps, you can find the best energy-efficient light bulb for your home!

Energy-Efficient College Life

Tue, 09/09/2014 - 7:58am
Energy-Efficient College Life

Living the college lifestyle doesn't mean you should forget about energy-efficiency. With these tips you can save energy and money in the dorm and off-campus.

Conquering Moisture and Humidity in Your Home

Fri, 09/05/2014 - 7:54am
Conquering Moisture and Humidity in Your Home

Eliminating the threat of moisture and mold will not only make your home more comfortable and energy-efficient, but it will also help keep your family healthy and improve your home's structural durability.

Energy Saving Do-It-Yourself Projects Just Got Easier

Wed, 09/03/2014 - 9:34am
Energy Saving Do-It-Yourself Projects Just Got Easier

Implementing these energy saving DIY projects are an easy and inexpensive way to make your home more energy-efficient, and save on your monthly energy bills.

#AskEnergySaver: Renewable Energy

Thu, 08/28/2014 - 11:17am
#AskEnergySaver: Renewable Energy

Answering your questions about renewable energy -- from leasing solar panels to solar water heaters.

Building Up Home Energy-Efficiency

Tue, 08/26/2014 - 8:00am
Building Up Home Energy-Efficiency

Whether you are building a house or remodeling, utilizing a whole-house system approach, efficient building strategies, and landscaping can help increase energy-efficiency and lower your monthly energy bills.

Save on Home Water Heating

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 7:46am
Save on Home Water Heating

On average water heating makes up 14-18% of American energy bills, learn how you can save money while using an existing water heater or when purchasing a new one.

Why You Might Want to Add More Insulation

Tue, 08/19/2014 - 7:06am
Why You Might Want to Add More Insulation

Adding insulation to most houses can reduce energy bills by keeping the temperature stable all year round.

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