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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Energy Savings: Myths Put To The Test

Interested in saving energy to lower your bills or reduce your environmental footprint, but confused about the new technology and information available to help you do so? We separate fact from fiction for the following energy-saving myths to help clear up typical misconceptions. Myth #1: It takes less energy to have my thermostat maintain a

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