Summer hasn’t started yet, but the heat has. ERCOT, the state’s grid operator, already is warning Texans to prepare to conserve energy on those scorching-hot days when the state’s power supply is taxed.
The upside to conservation is lower utility bills. Power company TXU Energy has released tips for homeowners and residents to shave some dollars off their electricity bill this summer. The company says it asked its experts for “some lesser-known opportunities to reduce wasted electricity use and unnecessary spending.”
Check out these tips from TXU and others on how to save electricity, then share your power-saving tips in the comments section below.