There are many simple no-cost action steps you can take this summer to conserve energy and reduce your utility bills. Here is a list of ways to beat the heat and save money:
Getting a home energy assessment requires a fee, but it is a first step to identifying a wide range of energy-saving measures. Gas or electric utilities can arrange energy assessments.
For a host of energy conservation tips, check out the U.S. Department of Energy’s Energy Savers website. Also, the Division of Energy Resources offers an energy guide called “Appliances, Lighting & Electronics” that covers many energy-saving suggestions.
Minnesota Energy Tips is provided twice a month by the Minnesota Department of Commerce, Division of Energy Resources. Contact the division’s Energy Information Center at firstname.lastname@example.org or 800-657-3710 with energy questions.