Category: Tips & Tricks

Programs to Help You Save

If you live in a building with a smart meter, then you may have heard of “Hourly Pricing” for ComEd customers or Ameren’s ...
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Sunny Days Ahead

Warm weather is coming, but just because it’s hot outside doesn’t mean your home needs to be a refrigerator! Summer can feel ...
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Chicago at night, with lights

Green Bulbs to Light the Way

Good news, Chicago! The city has announced a plan to green its outdoor lighting fixtures. Beginning next year, the city will ...
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Happy Earth Day!

It’s springtime, the Midwestern prairie is starting to warm up, and we’re starting to think about all the ways we’ll get ...
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Energy Efficiency in Apartment Buildings

For those of us who live in apartment buildings, keeping energy costs low can be a shared responsibility. Neighbors, supers, and ...
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Punxsutawney Phil

Spring Fever

Back in February, Punxsutawney Phil, a small, furry weather clairvoyant, predicted that spring would come early this year. And in ...
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Recipes for Energy Efficiency this Thanksgiving

With Thanksgiving happening this week, we found ourselves wondering what the holidays mean in terms of energy consumption. It ...
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How to stay warm this winter without breaking the bank!

There’s a chill in the air — and it only takes one winter in Illinois to learn that you’ve got to be prepared to make it ...
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