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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.

Family Fun at Wright-Hennepin's Annual Meeting

March 10, 2015, Jen Virnig

Find out what's in store at Wright-Hennepin's 78th Annual Meeting on March 26!

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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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New Year's energy efficiency resolutions for your home

January 13, 2015, Todd Jude

Start off the new year by saving some money on your energy bill with these tips.

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Learn why LED bulbs are a great choice

December 23, 2014, Phil Glawe

Light emitting diode bulbs (LEDs or LED bulbs) are fast replacing incandescent bulbs. There are many reasons for this...

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Holiday energy-saving tips

November 20, 2014, Scott Thompson

Learn how you can reduce your energy use during the holidays.

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Schedule a Pre-Season Furnace Tune-Up Before Winter Arrives

October 7, 2014, Scott Thompson

The heavy cold in Minnesota is still a few months away, but you shouldn’t delay when it comes to making winter preparations for your home. Part of that is to schedule a pre-season furnace tune-up. Your…

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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?

September 16, 2014, Todd Jude

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

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Energy Efficient Smartphone Apps

September 1, 2014, Todd Jude

Learn about energy efficient smartphone apps!

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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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Wright-Hennepin is Starting a Third Solar Community

August 5, 2014, Todd Jude

Wright-Hennepin (WH) is introducing a very unique way to own solar by pairing two popular options: community solar and $0-down pricing!

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Energy Star Products Qualify for Tax Credits Through 2016

August 2, 2014, Scott Thompson

Did you know that a variety of Energy Star products qualify for tax credits? Read to find out more.

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The benefits of air source heat pumps

July 7, 2014, Scott Thompson

Learn how air source heat pumps are beneficial.

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Tips to keep your home cool this summer

June 26, 2014, Todd Jude

Learn how you can keep your home cool this summer while also saving on energy costs.

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Use an Advanced Power Strip to Save Energy and Money

June 24, 2014, Phil Glawe

Learn how using advanced power strips can save you energy and money!

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Why it is important to maintain your air conditioner

May 22, 2014, Todd Jude

Learn how taking care of your AC unit can help extend its life and help it run more efficiently.

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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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Comparing propane to Off-peak electric heating systems

March 27, 2014, Scott Thompson

Learn how you can save money with WH's Off-Peak Dual Fuel program.

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Why WH cycles air conditioners during the summer

March 25, 2014, Scott Thompson

Learn why WH cycles air conditioners during the summer months.

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Cold Weather Energy-Saving Tips

January 31, 2014, Todd Jude

Have you noticed that the local weathermen have nothing nice to say lately? This has been a very cold winter and it sounds like it could be a bit before it gets better. With that in mind, the …

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