Heating Your Home Efficiently

EUGENE, Ore. — When there’s a chill in the air, like there has been the past few days, it’s always nice to come home to a warm house and turn on the TV and Christmas tree. But all that doesn’t have to send your power usage through the roof. There are a few tips to … Continue reading »

UO Students Learn Energy Saving Tips

EUGENE, Ore. — A new program is teaching University of Oregon students how to save money on their utility bills. Auditors with the Student and Community Outreach for Residential Efficiency ($CORE) program will visit students who live off campus, inspect their home and give them suggestions on ways they can reduce their energy use. They’ll … Continue reading »

Energy Meters Available for Public Use

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Energy meters are available at the Springfield Public Library for users to check out. The meters monitor the amount of energy running household appliances and devices. They can be used on 120 volt devices, such as TVs, toasters and lamps. Users can also automatically calculate energy costs based on current Springfield Utility … Continue reading »