Posted December 9, 2015 by Vernon Trollinger
*+-This year’s El Niño has been one of the strongest ones on record. Not only has it suppressed hurricanes in the Atlantic, it has also kept North America warm. October 2015 … READ MORE How Will El Niño Affect Winter Electricity and Natural Gas Prices (and My Energy Bills)?
Posted December 8, 2015 by Vernon Trollinger
*+-We hear this question A LOT this time of year – from readers, family, and friends alike. So here’s the easy answer: Set it to what’s comfortable for you and your family! BUT – … READ MORE What’s the Best Temperature for My Thermostat in Winter?
Posted December 4, 2015 by Brooke Drake
*+-Much to my enjoyment, the holiday season has finally arrived, which means it’s time to break out the holiday decorations! While twinkling white lights are typical for holiday decorations, they … READ MORE Be Festive and Thrifty with Our 4 Ideas for Light-less Holiday Decorations
Posted December 3, 2015 by John Rose
*+-Every year, we make a variety of transitions in preparation for colder weather. We swap out our wardrobe, update our thermostat settings, stock up on hot chocolate, and hunt down … READ MORE How to Prepare Your Car for Winter Travel
Posted December 2, 2015 by Vernon Trollinger
*+-I often write about things you can do to improve your home’s energy efficiency. However, when it comes to actually doing completing these projects, readers can get confused about all … READ MORE Winterize Your Home with Our 4-Point Shopping List
Posted November 25, 2015 by Vernon Trollinger
*+-You might be looking forward to traveling over the river and through the woods this Thanksgiving, but are you secretly dreading how high your energy bills could go while you’re … READ MORE Protect Your Home with Our Holiday Travel Checklist