Tag: Energy Savvy

Why is my Gas Bill so High in Winter?

When winter settles in, it’s time to bundle up, break out the comfort food and enjoy some hot beverages to combat seasonal chills. Unfortunately, winter also means that families who … READ MORE Why is my Gas Bill so High in Winter? The post Why i...

6 Ways to Generate Green Energy at Home

The easiest way for most homeowners to reduce their utility bills is by cutting back on energy consumption through self-discipline and increased efficiency. But for those who have some time … READ MORE 6 Ways to Generate Green Energy at Home The ...

How to Calculate Energy Efficiency Savings

There are a few ways you can calculate the energy efficiency of your house and appliances: Read the EnergyGuide label on appliances and electronics. Calculate your own energy use and … READ MORE How to Calculate Energy Efficiency Savings The post...

How Do Heat Pumps Work?

Everybody knows what air conditioners and furnaces are, but their cousin in the HVAC world — the heat pump — isn’t as well understood. Don’t let the name fool you, … READ MORE How Do Heat Pumps Work? The post How Do Heat Pumps Work? a...

How to Recycle Light Bulbs

If you’re in the habit of tossing your burned out light bulbs in the trash, you might be making a mistake. There may be a recycling drop-off point right in … READ MORE How to Recycle Light Bulbs The post How to Recycle Light Bulbs appeared first ...

How to Recycle Light Bulbs

If you’re in the habit of tossing your burned out light bulbs in the trash, you might be making a mistake. There may be a recycling drop-off point right in … READ MORE How to Recycle Light Bulbs The post How to Recycle Light Bulbs appeared first ...

8 Ways to Conserve Energy at Home for Kids

Whether your kids are grown and home from college for the summer, or your kids are still young and haven’t flown the nest yet, summertime can bring a skyrocketing electricity … READ MORE 8 Ways to Conserve Energy at Home for Kids The post 8 Ways ...

Energy Saving Tips for Summer

Is your home ready for the broiling heat of summer? Spend a few hours before summer really settles in by following this list of simple, yet effective, ways to make … READ MORE Energy Saving Tips for Summer The post Energy Saving Tips for Summer a...

Energy Saving Tips for Summer

Is your home ready for the broiling heat of summer? Spend a few hours before summer really settles in by following this list of simple, yet effective, ways to make … READ MORE Energy Saving Tips for Summer The post Energy Saving Tips for Summer a...

What is a Fixed-Rate Electricity Plan?

When signing up for a new electricity plan, you may see several different terms and plan types. One common plan type is fixed-rate electricity, which gives you the ability to … READ MORE What is a Fixed-Rate Electricity Plan? The post What is a F...

Top 10 Summer Energy Saving Tips

Last summer was a steamy one for much of North America, and 2018 promises much of the same. The National Weather Service is predicting higher-than-average temperatures for large swaths of … READ MORE Top 10 Summer Energy Saving Tips The post Top ...

Top 6 Greenest Cities in the U.S.

Once you start emphasizing greener living, it’s easy to get hooked. Recycling leads to rainwater collection which leads to biking to work, and before you know it, you’re ready to … READ MORE Top 6 Greenest Cities in the U.S. The post Top 6 Greene...

4 Ways to Recycle Old Electronics and Appliances

If you just finished up your spring cleaning, chances are you found an electronic device or two that you can’t justify keeping around. It could be an outdated laptop that … READ MORE 4 Ways to Recycle Old Electronics and Appliances The post 4 Way...