Solar panels seem to be the solution to all our world’s energy problems. Simply throw a bunch of them up. Let them collect the sun’s energy. Watch our carbon footprint plummet. Keep living exactly as you always have. …Not so fast! The good news about solar panels is that they do in fact reduce our … Continue reading Solar Energy Saves Money, But Not As Green As You Think
With COVID-19 doing its thing, you may have additional concerns about the quality of the air in your home. Just what the heck gets into your home from outside? And, does that mean lots of COVID-19 viruses can find their way in too? Well, you can control your indoor air quality (IAQ), but without driving … Continue reading How to Keep Your Indoor Air Quality High Without Skyrocketing Your Electricity Costs
Don’t sweat it. We’re not going to shame you into stopping the usage of your streaming services entirely. Instead, simply learn how streaming services affect your electricity usage. And learn what you can do to reduce their electricity usage if you’re concerned about how much they use. First, understand how quickly streaming services can multiply … Continue reading How Much Electricity Do Your Streaming Services Use?
There once was a story on an investigative news show that challenged a real-life brain surgeon and rocket scientist to read a phone bill. This was back when landlines were still the standard. …They couldn’t do it! Ever feel the same with your electric bill? Some companies do make theirs hard to read. And the … Continue reading How to Calculate Your True Electricity Cost