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Energy Usage Tips

Customers can reduce their energy use and help save money on their heating and cooling costs by following some simple tips:

  • Set your thermostat as comfortably possible for the season
  • Take advantage of daylight instead of artificial lighting, but avoid direct sunlight during warmer months
  • Limit use of energy appliances, especially during the early morning hours
  • Seal cracks and openings to prevent hot/cold air from leaking into your home
  • Dress as appropriate for the temperature setting
  • Invest in a smart thermostat to better control your home’s climate
  • Install a solar energy system to gain protection from the rising costs of electricity and utility delivery. Visit www.USGandESolar.com for more information