Tips on power usage in North Carolina - Carolina Country

Energy Advice

Energy efficient tips to use at home

Proper Insulation Reduces The Need For Excessive Heating

Add insulation where needed to save up to 10% on annual energy bills.

Winterization Tips for Energy Savings

Ensure your home is tight and ready for colder weather

Your Dishwasher Can Save You Money

It's more energy efficient than washing a load of dishes by hand

Back to School Energy Savings

Adjust energy use to new routines

Backup Power Options

Considerations for storm-ready generators

Uncharted Water (Heaters)

Know your water heater options before it needs replacing

Energy Saving Tips This Holiday Season

Smaller appliances like slow cookers, air fryers and Instant Pots consume less energy.

Batten Down the Hatch

Insulate your attic hatch for energy savings

The Power of Ceiling Fans

Ceiling fans can help improve comfort year-round.

Save money this summer

The laundry room is a great place to start

Get Smart With Your Thermostat

Smart thermostats automatically adjust heating and cooling temperatures for optimal performance.

Upgrading Heat Pump Efficiency

Learn the latest in HVAC tech

Schedule a Tune-Up for your Heating System

Save energy and money by regularly maintaining your equipment

July is National Grilling Month

To reduce home energy use, avoid using your oven and use a grill instead.

Efficiency Tips for Residential Well Pumps

Ways to improve your residential well and reduce energy use