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October 10, 2014
Installing a renewable energy system for you home, like these solar panels, doesn't mean breaking the bank. | Photo courtesy of Dennis Schroeder, National Renewable Energy Labratory
Fall into Savings with a Tax Credit-Eligible Energy System

Installing clean energy, like solar panels or a solar water heater, doesn't mean breaking the bank. Take advantage of tax credits now!

October 7, 2014
Solar panels heat water that is delivered to a storage tank. | Photo courtesy of David Springer, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Everything You Wanted to Know About Solar Water Heating Systems

Learn all about choosing, sizing, maintaining, and financing a solar water heating system, as part of #EnergySaverSolar month.

October 3, 2014
Installing solar panels requires the proper orientation and tilt, and it is best to use a professional contractor. | Photo courtesy of Dennis Schroeder, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
So You Want to Go Solar? 3 Things to Consider When Installing Solar Power at Home

Before investing in solar, be sure it is the right renewable energy source for your home and consider these three things: contractor, size, and orientation.

October 1, 2014
Solar panels are a great way to produce clean energy at home! | Photo courtesy of Stefano Paltera, U.S. Department of Energy.
Harnessing Solar Energy at Home

Get the basics on how solar energy is harnessed at home using Photovoltaic cells.

September 26, 2014
Autumn means colder weather is coming, but it doesn't have to mean breaking the bank on your energy bills! | Photo courtesy of ©iStockphoto.com/floridastock
Cozy Up to Colder Weather: 5 More Ways to Prepare Your Home for Fall and Winter (Part 2)

Cold weather is just around the corner, preparing for fall and winter now can save you money and a headache when the cold air descends.

September 24, 2014
Cleaning your gutters will help prevent ice dams that can cause leaks and water damage. | Photo courtesy of ©iStockphoto.com/KatarzynaBialasiewicz
Cozy Up to Colder Weather: 5 Ways to Prepare Your Home for Fall and Winter (Part 1)

Cleaning out your gutters, sealing air leaks, caring for your furnace and ducts, and investing in energy-efficient lighting now, can save you money and a headache when the cold air descends.

September 23, 2014
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How Much Do You Consume?

Ever wonder how much energy you consume every year? We're breaking down the numbers for you.

September 18, 2014
Fall means cooler weather, changing leaves, and festive decorations, now your decorations can help save energy too! | Photo courtesy of iStockphoto.com/benedek
Save Energy and be Festive this Fall

Fall means cooler weather, changing leaves, and festive decorations, now your decorations can help save energy too!

September 16, 2014
Celebrate National Drive Electric Week with ways to make your all-electric or plug-in hybrid cars even greener! | Photo courtesy of Dennis Schroeder, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
National Drive Electric Week

Celebrate National Drive Electric Week with ways to make your all-electric or plug-in hybrid cars even greener!

September 11, 2014
Shopping for energy-efficient light bulbs just got easier! | Photo courtesy of iStockphotography.com/Thomas_EyeDesign
Buying the Perfect Energy-Efficient Light Bulb in 5 Easy Steps

Purchasing an energy-efficient light bulb doesn't have to be difficult. With these five easy steps, you can find the best energy-efficient light bulb for your home!