By far, and it’s not even close, your HVAC system uses most of the energy in your home throughout the year (compared to all other appliances). So if you’re going to spend time saving energy somewhere, it makes a whole heck of a lot of sense to start there. Fortunately, you don’t need to drop … Continue reading Summer Energy Savings: How to Cut Your AC Costs
Most summer energy savings discussion only talks about reducing your electricity use. But, it should include humidity reduction too. That’s because humidity makes you feel uncomfortable. The higher the humidity, the hotter you feel, and the more air conditioning you use. And, consistently high humidity leaves your home vulnerable to growing mold and mildew. So … Continue reading How to Reduce Your Home’s Humidity
Hey, everyone makes mistakes right? It’s part of being human. The problem doesn’t lie in making the mistake. It lies in making the same mistake twice. In other words, it’s important to learn from the mistakes you’ve made. Because then you grow and improve. And in this case, you put a little more money in … Continue reading 4 Surprise Summer Energy Savings Mistakes to Avoid
Hey, it’s okay to have a little fun once in a while, right? How often do you think you’ll entertain guests for the rest of the year? You can impress them with a beautiful outdoor lighting display. And that display can be energy-efficient too so it doesn’t cause any harm to the earth. Here’s some … Continue reading How to Have Energy-Efficient Fun with Outdoor Lighting
The challenge with saving energy isn’t so much about what to do. It’s about maintaining the motivation to do it. Because If you’re motivated, you’ll make all those tiny decisions that ultimately affect your energy bill at the end of the month. Most people know what to do. But for their own reasons, they just … Continue reading How to Make Energy Savings Stick
It’s great to live in the most innovative country in the world, isn’t it? While the change can be difficult to keep up with, it does a lot to improve your life. And as a result, you live one of the highest quality lifestyles not just in the world, but in all of history. So, … Continue reading Top 3 Energy Savings Innovations To Watch Out for in 2021
Your smart meter…you probably never think about it. It’s kind of like the floor in your home. It’s always there. It does its job. But you never really appreciate what it does for you. And it does much more for you than you realize. Take a look at some of the top benefits of smart … Continue reading 5 Benefits of Smart Meters
Deregulating the Texas electricity market has driven down costs for consumers on the whole since it was enacted in the early 2000s. Now that you have the power to choose, how do you make that decision? What may make it worth your time to change? And what should you look for in your next REP? … Continue reading Spring Cleaning: Time to Change Your Retail Electric Provider?