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12 Ways to Save Energy in the Winter

Did you know heating and cooling make up more than 50 percent of energy use in homes? During the winter months, we do everything we can to stay cozy inside our homes. More times than not, we turn our heat on high, which leads to high energy bills. Fortunately, there are many ways to save money on your energy bills and stay toasty warm at the same time! 

Understanding Fluctuations in Home Energy Usage

Life can be unpredictable at times. The COVID-19 pandemic has proven that changes in our habits and daily routines can come unexpectedly. But, just because our habits and daily routines can be unpredictable doesn’t mean our energy bills should be!

What is Energy Market Deregulation?

Imagine if there was only one cell phone provider. If you only had access to one provider (such as AT&T), you would be limited to their plan, their rates and their features. This is similar to energy deregulation. Every energy supplier carries a variety of customized plans, special offerings and prices. With energy deregulation, the consumer has the power to choose which energy supplier works best for them. In states that have not yet introduced energy deregulation, all energy providers are governed by a regulatory body, such as the state government. Under regulation, the utility owns and operates all energy.

Renewable Energy: Explained

Renewable energy is the fastest-growing energy source in the world. It utilizes clean and abundant resources, such as the sun, wind and water, rather than petroleum, coal or other fossil fuels. Ultimately, the goal of using renewable energy is to foster a positive environmental impact and a more sustainable future for humanity and the planet.

What is carbon offsetting?

Carbon offsetting is when you perform an action or fund a project that reduces your greenhouse gas emissions by an amount equal to those emissions. For example, when you travel on a plane, you can purchase carbon offset credits equivalent to the amount of emissions you were responsible for. These credits are invested in certified carbon reduction projects.

What Happens When You Plant One Tree?

With about 2.47 million trees being cut down every day, reforestation is a vital action to protect our environment. Tree planting is incredibly important for supporting ecosystems and other natural processes, as well as for curbing atmospheric carbon dioxide levels.

Why Switch to Green Choice Energy this Earth Month?

Choice is always a good thing – but when it comes time to choose, consumers may become overwhelmed by the vast number of options presented to them. So, in a world where there are countless energy suppliers, why should you choose Green Choice Energy?

Why Switch to Green Choice Energy this Earth Month?

Spring is finally upon us. With warmer weather and longer days ahead, there are a variety of ways you can take advantage of the nice weather to save energy. Read on for five easy ways to save energy in the spring anyone can do.

Jobs in Renewable Energy

Thanks to dropping technology costs, supportive policies and higher demand for clean energy, the renewable energy workforce has skyrocketed in recent years.

 

Simple Around-the-Home Energy Savings

Committed to affordability, Green Choice Energy encourages families to find ways of generating substantial electricity savings through home efficiency. Fortunately, there are countless quick and easy ways to save energy around your home!