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Save Energy on Earth Day

Earth Day is April 22. Give back to the environment by planting a deciduous tree near your home. Deciduous trees lose their leaves during the fall, allowing sunlight to warm your home. The extra shade during summer months will keep you’re a room cooler and give your AC a much needed break.

Tips for a Safe and Happy Holiday Season

The holidays are upon us. For many, that means more celebrations with friends and family, travel, decorations, cooking and shopping. Access Energy Cooperative wants you to stay safe during the holidays, so here are a few tips to consider as you gear up for the season. Inspect your seasonal itemsTake a few moments to carefully […]

Did You Switch Your Ceiling Fan Rotation?

Time to Change the Rotation of your Ceiling Fans to Clockwise Ceiling fans can cut your electric bills year-round, but before you run out and buy one for every room, it’s important to be wiser how fans can help you save energy. If you install a ceiling fan and don’t adjust your thermostat settings accordingly, […]

Start Saving with a DIY Home Energy Audit

As temperatures drop and your energy focus turns from cooling your home to heating it, it’s a great time to think about saving energy too! Whether your home is old or new, chances are you are spending more on energy costs than necessary.      You can conduct a basic energy audit of your home to […]

Shield Your Home from Energy Loss with Adequate Insulation

Walls. Floors. Ceilings. Attic. These are some of the prime areas of a home that need insulation in order for you to maximize energy efficiency.          According to the Department of Energy (DOE), adding insulation to your home is a sound investment that is likely to quickly pay for itself in reduced utility […]