Look for Energy Efficient Deals this Black Friday
Stay warm and energy-efficient this winter with these Black Friday finds!
As the winter chill sets in, it’s time to start preparing for the holiday gift-giving season ahead. While you’re busy hunting for the best Black Friday deals, why not consider adding these energy-efficient gifts to your wish list? These items not only will help to keep you warm, but also save you money and reduce your environmental footprint:
Smart Thermostat: Take control of your home’s heating with a smart thermostat. Adjust the temperature remotely and set schedules to conserve energy when you’re away. Don’t miss out on our ENERGY STAR Smart® Thermostat Rebate that can save you $75!
ENERGY STAR® Natural Gas Furnace: Did you know that nearly 50% of a home’s energy consumption is from heating and cooling? So, making wise decisions about your home’s heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems can have huge impact. To help with the cost of upgrading your furnace, CU has up to a $400 rebate to help make this energy efficient decision more affordable.
Upgraded insulation: Proper insulation is key to keeping your home warm during winter. Check the insulation levels in various areas of your home, such as the attic, ceilings, walls, floors, and crawl spaces. You can either take on insulation as a DIY project or hire a professional. Plus, CU residential electric or natural gas customers may qualify for a 20% rebate, up to $300, of the total cost of insulation upgrades.
ENERGY STAR Appliances & Electronics: Look for the ENERGY STAR label when shopping for appliances and electronics. It’s a sure sign that you’ll not only save energy but also reduce your utility bills. Upgrade your old appliances and gadgets to more efficient options.
LED Lights: Make your home more energy-efficient by switching to LED lighting. LED bulbs are long-lasting and consume less electricity, making them a gift that keeps on giving. LEDs use up to 90% less energy and last over 25 times longer than traditional incandescent bulbs. While shopping, be on the lookout for discounted LED holiday lights to save energy during the holidays.
Check out more ways to save at cityutilities.net/save!