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Tag: energy efficiency

Storm and Outage

9 ways to beat the heat’s effects on your electric bill

There are a few simple things you can do to help lessen the weather's impact on your energy usage.

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Tips

Energy Advisor: Let’s look at ‘phantom’ load

Should you really unplug all your appliances and devices when they're not in use? This month, Energy Advisor Eric BenSalah explains phantom load.

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General

Is your home ready for spring?

It's a good time to take care of routine and seasonal maintenance. Even minor changes or fixes can make your home more energy efficient and help you save money.

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Leading the Way

OPPD announces five new EV fast-charging stations

The new public DC fast chargers in OPPD's service territory can fully charge a vehicle in about 30 minutes

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General

The top stories of 2021

From major events to everyday tips, The Wire’s top 10 stories of 2021 provided important information and helpful suggestions.

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Tips

Resolve to be more energy efficient: December tips

This month, learn how to insulate your water pipes to help them deliver hotter water.

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