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What Can I Do To Save Energy?

  Saving energy means decreasing the amount of energy used while achieving a similar outcome of end use. Using less energy has lots of benefits – you can save money and help the environment. Generating energy requires precious natural resources, for instance coal, oil or gas. Therefore, using less energy helps us to preserve these resources and make them last longer in…

What Is Energy Efficiency?

Energy efficiency is “using less energy to provide the same service”.  There are other definitions, but this is a good operational one.  The best way to understand this idea is through examples: When you replace a single pane window in your house with an energy-efficient one, the new window prevents heat from escaping in the winter, so you save energy by using…

20 Ways to Save Energy in 2017

Whenever you save energy, you not only save money, you also reduce the demand for such fossil fuels as coal, oil, and natural gas. Less burning of fossil fuels also means lower emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2), the primary contributor to global warming, and other pollutants. You do not have to do without to achieve these savings. There is now an energy…

Easy Ways to Save Energy This Winter

Looking to save some extra money this holiday season? Making a few simple changes in your home can dramatically decrease your energy bills. And in the long run, improving your home’s energy efficiency is great for both your budget and the environment. Insulate Your Attic In the first winter after insulating their attics, most people notice they have lower heating bills and…

Major U.S. Energy Company Uses Deceptive Tactics To Fool Citizens

A major U.S. energy company, Duke Energy company and their cohorts, attempted to blind side the population of Florida with legislation that would increase the cost of solar power for residents of the state. According to the blog SolarCity publishes, Amendment 1 was rejected by the citizens of the state due to some bad publicity and the leak of an audio tape that can be…

Not All Insulation Is Created Equal!

When choosing products and solutions to improve your home it is imperative that you are informed about all the options.  Spray foam is one of the fastest growing insulating products out there; however, it is rarely the best solution.  With multiple class-action law suits against spray foam companies, isn’t it better to engage with solutions that will not have any adverse chemical…

Here to serve.

As members of the Tri-State area, we are honor-bound to provide the utmost care and diligence when working with our neighbors to find the best possible energy solutions for their home.  One of the best ways we can start saving and really dig in to a personalized energy action plan is by examining the lighting in the home.  That following is an…