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Simple ways to lower summer energy costs for your business

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Businesses everywhere are trying to cut costs and meet the demands of shrinking resources. To help manage your energy dollars this summer, consider the following ideas

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Occupancy sensors that automatically turn lights on and off can help save your business money.
  • Raise thermostat settings for your air-conditioning systems by a few degrees during working hours, and consider raising the thermostat even higher when facilities are unoccupied.
  • Change or clean all air filters, preferably every month.
  • Tune up/maintain your HVAC units.
  • For Time-of-Use customers, consider moving operations or production schedules away from peak usage periods (2 to 7 p.m.) to off-peak hours (at night or during the weekend).
  • Consider installing lighting occupancy sensors.

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