Energy Cents

Appliance upgrades
Compare labels, calculate operating costs when considering buying new items
Geothermal heat pumps
They provide heating and cooling advantages
Electric water heaters
Tips to boost the efficiency of older electric models
When your A/C conks out
Choose a good contractor and weigh the quotes
Cool roofs
In warm climates, cools roofs can pay for themselves in energy savings
Leaky doors
Fixing or replacing them can improve energy efficiency
Lighting outdoor spaces
Keep energy costs in focus when selecting lighting for entertaining and security
In the kitchen
Heat up your energy savings with these cooking tips
The importance of insulation
Determining the amount is the key to energy savings
Sizing up storm doors
A variety of options to meet ventilation and budget needs