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Your source for all things energy-related: the WH blog offers energy-saving tips, maintenance guidelines, program information and much more.

Beat summer heat without large electric bills

Beat summer heat without large electric bills

June 13, 2016, Guest Blogger

Summer temperatures are just around the corner, but that doesn't mean your electric bill needs to rise with them. Check out these tips for how to beat the summer heat without large electric bills.

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Dual Fuel: Why and when it is controlled

Dual Fuel: Why and when it is controlled

February 22, 2016, Guest Blogger

Find out when and why dual fuel and other off-peak programs are controlled.

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Set a timer on your engine block heater this winter

Set a timer on your engine block heater this winter

January 13, 2016, Guest Blogger

Avoid added costs from heating your engine all night by installing a timer.

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The wild and wonderful world of programmable thermostats

The wild and wonderful world of programmable thermostats

December 7, 2015, Grant Bowman

One easy way to save money on your energy bill is to install a programmable thermostat.

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What is an air source heat pump?

What is an air source heat pump?

September 15, 2015, Nathan Karels

Learn about air source heat pumps: an energy-efficient alternative to your furnace and air conditioner.

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Keeping your house cool beyond AC

Keeping your house cool beyond AC

August 4, 2015, Nathan Karels

When the heat rises most of us simply turn up our air conditioners. But this blog has tips on how to cool your home in other ways.

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Your electric bill is a fountain of knowledge

Your electric bill is a fountain of knowledge

June 26, 2015, Chrissy Emery

Your electric bill tells you more than just how much your monthly electric costs are. Read this blog to see how it can help save you money.

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Get empowered with outage alerts

Get empowered with outage alerts

June 11, 2015, Jen Virnig

Don't get left in the dark. Find out how outage alerts from WH can keep you informed during a power outage.

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Ensuring Your Electric Bill Doesn't Increase While You're Away

Ensuring Your Electric Bill Doesn't Increase While You're Away

February 24, 2015,

Learn how you can avoid unexpected increases in your electric bill, and monitor your daily energy use MyMeter.

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Save on Your Heating Costs With Dual Fuel Options

Save on Your Heating Costs With Dual Fuel Options

October 1, 2014, Todd Jude

Learn how you can save this winter with WH's Dual Fuel program!

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What are electric vehicles?

What are electric vehicles?

September 16, 2014, Todd Jude

The electric vehicle is showing some real strides in technology and reliability. Learn more!

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Dual Fuel vs. Pre-paying for propane

Dual Fuel vs. Pre-paying for propane

August 12, 2014, Phil Glawe

Winter will be here before we know it, and now is the time to think about lowering your heating bills.

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Receive a Free Electric Water Heater With Wright-Hennepin's new EZ Water Heating Program

Receive a Free Electric Water Heater With Wright-Hennepin's new EZ Water Heating Program

April 30, 2014, Phil Glawe

If you are considering replacing your old electric or gas water heater and you didn’t exactly get the mileage out that tax refund check you had planned, we may have a solution for you to make your life…

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Propane Heating compared to Electric Off-Peak Heating

Propane Heating compared to Electric Off-Peak Heating

October 22, 2013, Scott Thompson

Are you looking to save on your heating costs this winter? We can help!

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Programs can assist you with energy efficiency

Programs can assist you with energy efficiency

September 14, 2012, Scott Thompson

If you qualify for income eligible status and would like to make your home more energy efficient, there are local community action programs that can help you maximize your home’s energy efficiency.

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Understand your energy use and save through MyMeter

Understand your energy use and save through MyMeter

July 9, 2012, Todd Jude

Have you ever received your electric bill and wondered why your use was different from the month before?

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