The Benefits of Heat Pumps in Cold Climates
Many people are still learning about the benefits of heat pumps and what they can do. Heat pumps are especially beneficial in cold weather climates. A heat pump is part of a home heating and cooling system and is installed outside the home. Here are five main types of heat pumps
Have an Energy Efficient Holiday Season
The holiday season can be a lot of fun, but it can also be pretty costly. Between gifts, decorations, and travel expenses, the bills can start to add up quickly. Luckily, there are ways to have a more energy-efficient holiday season that can save you some money. If your to-do list has you stressed, relax and continue reading to learn simple ways to save this year and beyond.
How to Create an Energy-Efficient Laundry Room
No matter how big or small, every laundry room has the potential to use less energy. By increasing your laundry room's energy efficiency, you will see a lower bill and might be able to take advantage of rebates through your electric cooperative or public power district. Read on to learn more.
Energy Efficiency for Manufactured Homeowners
While most new manufactured homes are more energy efficient than their predecessors, the standard energy code that manufactured homes must meet was put in place in 1994. A more efficient standard goes into effect in May 2023 for all new homes manufactured after May 2023. There are many ways to make your manufactured home more energy efficient. The following tips can help you save money on your utility bills and be more comfortable in your home.
Energy Saving Tips While You're Away on Vacation
There’s already a lot of prep work that goes into taking a trip. Between planning, finding a pet sitter and catching a flight on time, you don’t need more complications. So, keep it simple with these five easy steps before heading out the door.
The Future of EVs: Air, Water, and Land
When it comes to the future of electric vehicles, the sky’s the limit – quite literally. In addition to continued innovation in land-based electric vehicles, we are also seeing an increase in interest and investment in air and water-based options. Here’s a look at some of the most exciting developments in each EV category.
Benefits of Installing an Attic Fan for Summer
If you're considering installing an attic fan but aren't sure if it would be a good fit for your house, here are a few points to consider about attic fans, how they function, and how installing one can improve the energy efficiency of your home.
How to Prepare Your Home for a Summer Heat Wave
During summer heat waves, air conditioning can be a real lifesaver. Many homes in cooler climate states aren’t always equipped with air conditioning, so when an unexpected heat wave hits, many residents rely on other ways to stay cool without AC. No matter where you live, it’s important to be prepared for hot summer days with efficient cooling and a plan in place to stay comfortable.
E-Bike Friendly Trails in our Member Service Territories
Electric bikes are quickly becoming the fun, cost-effective and eco-friendly solution to inner-city commuting-and bike trails! Here's some important information to know before venturing out on your e-bike in our member service areas.