Hi Fall! Have You Seen Summer Around?

Not only is it September, but it is already mid-september, which usually puts us 2 weeks away from October…or at least thats what happened last year! School is back in session and the traditional rule of not wearing white after Labor Day is in full effect. So what does this have to do with energy? Just like we have

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A Review Pt. 3 – Six Stealthy Energy Hogs: Are They Lurking in Your Home?

As promised, Pt. 3 will give the true fact checking of big home energy hogs. Pt. 3 represents the last 3 of 6 examples of energy hogs. This is a continuation from our favorite Business Development Engineer, Alan Shedd. I grew up reading National Geographic magazine. I watch the Nat Geo channel frequently and when they posted an article titled

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A Review Pt. 1 – Six Stealthy Energy Hogs: Are They Lurking in Your Home?

The Touchstone Energy Cooperatives team takes pride in reviewing the latest energy savings claims and information for our member-consumers. National Geographic posted an article entitled “Six Stealthy Energy Hogs: Are They Lurking in Your Home?” Below we have highlighted 3 of the 6 energy hogs in the article, and you can read the entire article, found here. Look for

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Money Squeezing Through the Cracks

Earlier this month, we wrote about the importance and great benefit of air sealing your HVAC system to ensure highest performance and efficiency. Today, lets take a look at another area where air sealing can make a big difference in energy savings and added comfort. Doors and windows allow for a home to feel open

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School is Starting! Impress the Teacher with these Savings

Of the different types of household electronics, plasma TVs, DVRs, and desktop computers are among the largest energy consumers in the average home. No matter what type of plug load you’re talking about, it’s always a good idea to consider electronic consumption when shopping for back to school. Here are some tips to reduce the

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