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HELP ME SAVE.

 

Saving energy is as easy as thinking about your energy use. See the simple steps you can take to cut down on your energy use and start saving on your bill today.

 
 
 

saving energy is as easy as thinking
about your energy use.

Do you know what uses the most electricity in your home? How about the most water? Saving energy is easy once you know where to start. It is as easy as a few simple changes in behavior and some inexpensive upgrades to your home. See how to cut down on your energy use and start saving today.

 

 
 

ENERGY USE 101

See which areas in your house use the most energy and start saving today.

WHAT USES THE MOST ELECTRIC IN YOUR HOME EACH MONTH?

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WHAT USES THE MOST WATER IN YOUR HOME EACH MONTH?

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9 tips for saving energy

Reducing your energy use and saving money is easier than you'd think. Here are nine easy ideas you can implement today to help you do just that. That's smarter energy use.

 
 
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TURN OFF

Always turn off lights that you aren't using. Turning off a single 60 watt lightbulb that would otherwise be on for an eight-hour day save around $15 per year.

 
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SLOW THE FLOW

Installing a low-flow shower head takes less than 10 minutes, but can cut your shower-time water use in half and can also save electricity.

 
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STAY COOL

Up to 90% of the energy your washing machine uses goes to heating water. Using the cold water laundry cycle can save $30-40 each year.

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UPGRADE

Replace old incandescent lights with compact fluorescent lightbulbs, which use 75% less energy and last up to 10 times longer.

 
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AUTOMATE

Install a programmable thermostat to automate your home's temperature settings whenever you're away. Used correctly, this can save you up to $150 a year. 

 
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FILL IT UP

Run your dishwasher & washing machine only when full. This simple choice can save you more than 3,400 gallons of water each year.

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UNPLUG

Home electronics can draw power even when not in use. Unplug unused devices and consider utilizing a power strip to turn off multiple items at once.

 
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FIX IT

Drips and leaks aren't just annoying. They can cause damage and add to monthly bills. Repair water leaks quickly or report them to your landlord.

 
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CLEAN UP

If your dryer cannot move air and heat effectively, laundry will take longer to dry. Cleaning the lint trap before each use can save you up to $34 each year.

 
 
 

QUESTIONS?

Whether you have questions about your NEP account, want to check your current balance or report an issue, we're standing by and ready to help. Send us a message or give us a call.