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Energy Efficiency Tricks to Stop Your Energy Bill from Haunting You

14 hours 10 min ago

This Halloween don't let your energy bill give you a scare. Check out tips on ways to save energy and money at home.

How Much Are Your Appliances and Electronics Costing You?

Thu, 10/30/2014 - 7:16am

Use our updated Estimating Appliance and Home Electronic Energy Use page to calculate the electricity consumption of your appliances in preparation for the #EnergyFaceoff campaign in November.

#AskEnergySaver: Home Heating

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 9:56am

You asked, we answered! Here are answers to your #AskEnergySaver questions on home heating.

What Can Solar Do for You

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 10:28am

Using solar energy at home can help you save money, protect the planet, increase property values, and create jobs.

Taking on Scary Basements

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 8:53am

Some tricks and treats to help make home energy costs less spooky this Halloween season.

Going Off the Grid with Solar

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 11:18am

Harnessing solar power off the grid isn't as difficult as it seems, here are three steps to help with installing your off-grid system.

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

Mon, 10/20/2014 - 11:09am
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.

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