Because of increased air condition use, overall customer demand for electricity is at its highest in the summer months, and our cost to serve you is also the highest in the summer.
Because of our total higher costs, your bill may be higher during this time of year. Summer is also a great time to save. Some easy ways to save energy and lower your bill include: getting your air conditioner a professional tune-up each year, setting your thermostat up to 85 degrees when you are away, installing a smart programmable thermostat, and running your dishwasher only when it is fully loaded.
For more ways to save, check out these energy-saving ideas .