Tips on power usage in North Carolina - Carolina Country

Tip of the Month

Quick tricks to keep your house energy efficient

Don't "Freeze" Your Budget

If your fridge or freezer is too cold, it could cost you

Home for the Holidays

Fight increased power bills during this festive season

Dryer Lint Could Be Costing You Money

2 easy tips to keep your dryer running smoothly (and affordably!)

Narrow the Temperature Gap for Savings

Keep a minimal difference between outside and in

Keep It Cool

Ensure these items are far from your thermostat

Reduce Energy Use with Smart Power Strips

Get "smart" about standby mode on your big appliances

Fire Up the Grill

When the weather is nice, put your grill to use!

Watch Your Water Heater Settings

If the temperature is set too high, you could be wasting energy

No Ordinary Power Strip

Reduce energy use with this secret weapon

How Many Electronics Are in Your House?

Small appliances, devices and other products make up a large chunk of household energy use

Homebound Savings

Keep an eye on your energy use from the comfort of your couch

April Showers

Consider a rain barrel