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Home Energy Savings

How to Shop for a Dishwasher

People obviously can get by without dishwashers, but let’s be honest — who wants to? Not many of us, apparently.

Community

Constellation Community Sponsorships: Making a difference with Hands On Atlanta and ParentU

Constellation is more than an energy company. We encourage volunteerism throughout the communities we serve, and in 2015 alone Constellation employees logged more than 20,000 volunteer hours to support communities and programs across America.

Home Energy Savings

What Does it Cost to Binge Watch Your Favorite TV Show? Take Our Quiz!

Most of us just flip a switch and that’s that. We don’t give much thought to the energy use of appliances.

Home Energy Savings

Do you waste time and money with every load of laundry?

Let’s face it. A lot of us like to talk the talk when it comes to saving energy, but a lot of us also probably have at least one less-than-perfect energy habit that wastes energy and likely costs us some additional money in energy costs.

Home Energy Savings

Are you in a thermostat war over the ideal home temperature?

When it comes to thermostat temperature settings, people fall into one of two overarching categories: those who set the thermostat at one temperature and leave it there and those who don’t. From there, each side usually has a number of often logical and/or emotional reasons why theirs is the ideal thermostat temperature.

Green Energy

Solar Energy Scavenger Hunt

How much do you know about solar energy? Test your knowledge with our Q&A below.

Small Business Energy Savings

Energy-efficient Outdoor Lighting for Your Small Business

Depending on the type of business, lighting can account for 20-50% of a business’s electricity consumption, according to the U.S Small Business Association.

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Home Energy Savings

Do you turn the lights off when you leave the room?

You can tell which of your neighbors are into lighting savings and which aren’t just by driving past their home or apartment. If the lights are blazing in every room, you know that concerns about the energy used by a light left on is probably not one of their top worries.

Home Energy Savings

How much water do you use in a shower?

Some people see showers as a utilitarian invention: It’s an easy way to remove the dirt of the day without the hassle of filling a bathtub. For others, the shower washes off far more than grime: it can be a happy, private space, where some people escape reality and wash away the day’s annoyances, whether

Home Energy Savings

How to Fix an Air Conditioner

You can own the most energy-efficient air conditioner in the world, but if you don’t follow proper air conditioner cleaning and maintenance standards, it won’t operate optimally. An inefficient air conditioner can use more energy than it should, and that means that it will cost you more money.

Home Energy Savings

Energy Saving Tips for Summer

Summertime Energy-saving Tips The temperature isn’t the only thing rising in the summer. You might also be seeing an uptick on your energy bills as you turn up those air conditioners, run those pool pumps longer, and turn on fans.

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