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How to Navigate the Latest Energy Transition

The energy landscape in the US is changing rapidly — and not for the first time. Understanding this context helps us all with the transition.

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Consumer Challenges in Energy Management

Consumers face confusion and challenges in energy management. Gain insight and learn about strategies for saving money in the upcoming energy transition.

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Who Benefits from Utility Meters?

Utilities place meters in our homes for their billing benefit. But advents in technology mean that we consumers could also benefit. Learn how!

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How to Understand Your Utility Bill

Jargon often impedes our ability to understand utility bills. But a simple analogy helps reduce confusion and sets us on the path towards energy savings.

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The Argument for Customizing Energy Choices

Control vs. Choice Though sharing many commonalities with others, we proudly affirm what makes us unique!  Sometimes we don’t control all aspects of our individuality.…

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Save Money and Realize Benefits with Real-time Energy Data

Savings benefits accrue from regular access to energy data in real time. This post references research to establish Emporia’s savings range of 3% to 13%.

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Save Money with Thermostats for Energy Savings

Smart technology has greatly improved our ability to use thermostats for energy savings. Learn how the right thermostat could save you over 20% on energy.

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Save Money by Shifting Energy Load

Increasingly, utilities are sending price signals to encourage using “non-peak” energy. Shifting energy load to match favorable pricing will save you money.

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Save Money by Changing Energy Rate Plan

Consumers may save money by changing their energy rate plan or provider. This post justifies projecting an associated savings range of 3% to 10%.

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How Many Reasons Does It Take to Change a Light Bulb?

Multiple reasons justify the decision to change out a traditional incandescent light bulb in favor of LED technology. Be cool and make the switch!

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Save Money by Avoiding Vampire Loads

The abundance of electronics on which we now rely may extract a significant unknown cost. Learn about the scale of Vampire Loads — and how to avoid them.

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