Summer Safety First!

Summer is in full swing, and there’s no better time to have fun and be safe. Here are a few energy safety tips for this summer. Flying Kites is easy fun on a windy day, but be careful to stay away from power lines. Traditional kite string can conduct electricity if it comes in contact

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Save Energy this Summer!

Here are some great ways to save energy and money this summer. Installing a programmable thermostat will immediately lower cooling costs. Set the scheduled time for operation according to when you are at home and the temperature will automatically be turned up when you are away. Caulking cracks and openings to the outside can also

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Be Energy Smart this Spring!

Spring is a perfect time of the year to make your home more energy-efficient. Here are five quick tips that will save both energy and money. 1. Seal the cracks and gaps around your home. Spring may be the right time to put away those storm windows, but it is also a good time to

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The Efficiency Award Goes To…

Touchstone Energy was pleased to be a part of the 2014 Midwest Residential Energy Conference in Lexington, KY, a conference promoting energy efficiency through the education of building science. As a education track sponsor, Touchstone Energy had six sessions focusing on national programs, Geothermal application, mobile-home weatherization and more. While there, we were able to

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Together We Save App: Is Your Fridge Running?

You better go catch it then, and while you are at it, get your entertainment and gaming systems, too. These and many more devices may use more energy than you think. Touchstone Energy has created a powerful tool to show the amount energy that is consumed by appliances, devices, and anything around the home or

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