Energy Tips

Here are some tips from Aiken Electric Cooperative to help you save energy for heating, cooling, lighting and cooking at your home.

You and your neighbor can live in homes that are exactly alike, yet depending on how you use energy in your home, one of you could be spending twice as much as the other each month.

In the average American home, space heating makes up about 49% of energy use, appliances and lighting about 28%, and water heating about 16%.This is according to research by the Edison Electric Institute.
If you’re a homeowner or a renter, we hope some of these tips will increase your comfort and enjoyment of your home, as well as help save energy and the environment!