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Student Ideas on Lowering Your Power Bill

ElectricityMatch completed its second annual National Scholarship Essay Contest earlier this summer.  Having been around energy industry for more years than we care to mention, we found it refreshing to look to the next generation for ideas and insights on lowering your power bill. We asked current and incoming college students to identify how consumers […]

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How to Lower Your Apartment Electricity Bill

When it comes to lowering your home electricity bill, we often focus on big ideas like smart thermostats. Unfortunately, some of these tips and suggestions are a problem for consumers who rent their homes. Property owners usually prohibit renters from making physical changes to their house or apartment. The good news is there are still […]

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Engaging Consumers in Energy Conservation

Engaging customers in energy conservation has been a challenge for electric utilities. Utilities often rely on advertising and bill inserts to communicate with their customers. However, many of us overlook or disregard these messages. We have all heard about simple energy conservation tips like caulking windows, installing smart thermostats, and switching to LED bulbs. However, […]

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3 Ways to Lower Your Summer Electric Bill

The astronomical first day of summer this year is either June 20th or June 21st depending on your time zone.  For meteorologists, however, summer begins on June 1st and runs through August 31st. Despite these differing views on when summer begins, the simple truth is that days are getting longer and nights are getting shorter. Higher electric […]

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Lower Electricity Costs with Ceiling Fans

Summer is drawing near and the importance of managing our electricity bill becomes more important as we head into the cooling season. Shopping for cheap electricity rates is one of the best ways to lower your monthly energy bill.  There are also a number of practical and affordable ways to reduce your electricity costs.  Ceiling […]

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Energy Policies Impact Electricity Rates

January 20th marks the beginning of a new administration in Washington, D.C.  Each administration has its own unique agenda. While it will take some time for campaign rhetoric to transform into actionable policies and programs, we can take an educated guess at what is likely in store for energy.  Energy is core almost every aspect […]

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