SWEPCO will pay you to save money

SWEPCO residential customers who own or rent a home or an apartment can upgrade their existing thermostat to an ENERGY STAR®-certified smart thermostat to qualify for a $100 rebate.

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LEDs lead to savings

JJ thumbOne SWEPCO customer has seen the light! Josh J’s replaced most of the incandescent bulbs in his home with LEDs. He’s liking the results, particularly his lower SWEPCO bill. #EnergyEfficiency Continue reading “LEDs lead to savings”

SWEPCO’s Home Performance with ENERGY STAR® receives national recognition

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Pictured left to right: Kent Tomlinson, SWEPCO Senior Energy Efficiency & Consumer Program Coordinator, and Jacob Nielsen, CLEAResult Program Manager, stand with the ACEEE Certificate of Recognition for an Exemplary Program

Earlier this year, our Arkansas-specific Home Performance with ENERGY STAR® program received an Exemplary Program Award from the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy. It was recognized for its effectiveness and innovation in helping residential customers achieve greater levels of energy efficiency. Arkansas customers, see if you qualify for the program’s no-cost home energy assessments and energy efficiency improvements today.

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Warm up with a fan. No, really.

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Using your ceiling fan to circulate warm air when it’s cold outside can also help you save money on your SWEPCO bill.

Did you know you can use your ceiling fan in the winter to help keep warm? If you’re like most people, you probably only use your fan to help keep cool in summer. Continue reading “Warm up with a fan. No, really.”

Love Your HVAC System: Is It Time For A Tune-up?

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Annual maintenance extends the life of your system and helps you avoid costly breakdowns.

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SWEPCO meets with Texas customers at annual Home & Design Show

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Senior Customer Account Manager Carolyn Hampton visits with attendees at the East Texas Builders Association Home & Design Show.

Attendees asked questions, learned energy efficiency tips, and got some SWEPCO swag

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Set Your Thermostat for Savings this Winter

 

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To save energy (and money) in the winter, the U.S. Department of Energy recommends setting your thermostat to 68°F while you’re awake and then setting it lower while you’re asleep or away from home.

The U.S. Department of Energy estimates that a one-degree reduction in your normal thermostat setting maintained for eight hours can reduce a home’s energy bill by one percent.

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