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The words "Electric Water Heater" over an image of a futuristic-looking tankless electric water heater, representing the benefits of an electric water heater over a natural gas powered or fossil fuel powered water heater.
Energy EfficiencyGuide to Electric Water HeatersWhat an electric water heater is, pros and cons vs gas water heaters, costs and benefits, buyers guide, and tips on how to shop for electric water heaters.
June 29, 2022
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The words "Air Conditioner Temperature" over an image of a mini split AC unit, representing the ideal summer air conditioner temperature and settings to use to save money, help the environment, and combat global warming.
Energy EfficiencyWhat Temperature Should I Set My Air Conditioner In The Summer?Guidelines for summer thermostat settings and energy efficiency tips, so you can keep your home comfortable and save on air conditioner costs.
June 23, 2022
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The words "Energy Deregulation" in white, over top of a green, blue, and black diagram representing the electricity grid.
Energy EfficiencyEnergy Deregulation: A GuideHow energy deregulation works, the history of deregulated energy, benefits and drawbacks of energy deregulation, and how deregulation impacts solar homes.
March 24, 2022
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A blue house made of numbers and an electricity flow diagram, with the words "Home Energy Monitors" over top, representing how energy monitoring systems can provide more visibility into a home’s energy management, production, and consumption.
Energy EfficiencyUnderstanding Home Energy MonitorsWhat a home energy monitor is, how these monitors work, the benefits of monitoring your home’s energy, and how to choose the best home energy monitor.
March 10, 2022
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The words, "Tips To Save With Time-of-Use" in green over top of a white clock, signifying the different electricity rates used with a TOU plan, and how to save money by optimizing your energy usage.
Energy Efficiency6 Tips to Lower Your Time-of-Use Electricity BillHow to reduce your energy use and lower your electricity bill with a Time-of-Use (TOU) plan. Take advantage of off-peak hours and limit peak hour rates.
March 1, 2022
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A smartwatch with a black face and a white band reading 5:42 in on a person's left wrist, while their right hand interacts with the device, as they check what TOU rate period they are in. The words "Peak and Off-Peak Electricity Hours" are above the image.
Energy EfficiencyWhat are Peak and Off-Peak Electricity Hours?Peak and off-peak electricity hours can help you save money by changing when your home uses energy. Learn what hours will maximize your Time Of Use savings.
February 23, 2022
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The words "Vampire Energy" in blue over a white and blue background, with an electrical outlet and a plug on the right, representing vampire power and proven ways to get rid of it.
Energy EfficiencyVampire Energy GuideVampire energy is the electricity used by electronic devices and appliances, even when they are turned off. We look at proven ways to get rid of vampire power.
February 11, 2022
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The words "Energy Tips For Home" on top of the image of a luxury living room with television, entertainment center, table, decorations, and lighting, symbolizing a room-by-room guide to creating a more energy-efficient home.
Energy EfficiencyHow To Create An Energy-Efficient Home: A Room-By-Room InvestigationA room-by-room guide to creating an energy-efficient home, including tips and tricks to reduce the energy usage of your kitchen, bathrooms, bedrooms, and more.
January 27, 2022
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Model of a home, wrapped in a red scarf and wearing a gray hat with a pink puff ball, representing a home that's using winter energy saving tips to be more energy efficient.
Energy Efficiency13 Wonderful Winter Energy Saving Tips13 easy ways to lower your energy consumption and electricity bills this winter, while increasing your home's energy efficiency.
December 13, 2021
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