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Chop Down Your Energy Bill By Using Less Of Your House

[credit provider=”Flickr / dangerismycat ” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/neko43/3230777200/sizes/m/in/photostream/”] We live in a home with two stories and a finished basement. It’s a nice home, one that we’re all comfortable living in.However, if there was a financial need to do so, we could easily close off the finished basement.
Chop Down Your Energy Bill By Using Less Of Your House
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Connecticut Woman Billed For Powering Two Streetlights Gets Reimbursed $10,500

[credit provider=”Flickr / threefingeredlord” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/threefingers/2708499132/”] Grace Edwards always thought her electric bill was high, but she never bothered to do anything about it until she realised she was being charged to power two nearby streetlights.Edwards, who lives in Cheshire, Conn., only discovered the mistake when she tried to sell the […]
Connecticut Woman Billed For Powering Two Streetlights Gets Reimbursed $10,500
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Con Ed Is ‘Estimating’ New Yorkers’ Bills This Month

[credit provider=”Flickr / somegeekintn” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/somegeekintn/3673618881/in/photostream/”] Summer may be cooling down, but some New Yorkers are seeing red over their electric bill. That’s because Con Ed is estimating its bills while 8,000 meter-reading workers remain out on strike, reports the New York Post. As a result, the inflated charges might be grossly […]
Con Ed Is ‘Estimating’ New Yorkers’ Bills This Month
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Handwashing Dishes Doesn’t Actually Cut Your Utility Bills

[credit provider=”Youtube” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QczgvUDskk0″] In leaner times, plenty of households boycott energy-sucking appliances like dishwashers and go back to basics: Manual scrubbers, a bottle of detergent and a lot of elbow grease.But is all that extra effort really helping us save in the long-run? 
Handwashing Dishes Doesn’t Actually Cut Your Utility Bills