Articles tagged with 'saving' & 'energy' & 'tips' | Jackson EMC

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2022
April
26,
2022
| 11:33 AM America/New_York
Along with higher temperatures, summer can typically bring higher bills. The cost to generate power is higher during the summer, and members typically use more electricity during the summer months than the rest of the year to keep the air inside thei...
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March
28,
2022
| 08:35 AM America/New_York
Could you shift when you cool your home, do laundry or wash your dishes in the summer? If so, Jackson EMC’s Time-of-Use rate may be an option allowing you to benefit from a lower rate all year.How does it work? During summer (June 1 to September 15),...
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March
28,
2022
| 08:35 AM America/New_York
Finding the right contractor for your energy efficient home improvements can make a difference when it comes to quality and reliability. If you don’t know where to start your search, we can help.Jackson EMC’s contractor network helps members connect ...
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March
25,
2022
| 09:46 AM America/New_York
Jackson EMC recently gave awards to area homebuilders who follow the cooperative’s Right Choice new home construction standards for energy efficiency and comfort.“Builders who construct new homes to Jackson EMC’s Right Choice standards show they’re c...
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February
23,
2022
| 16:10 PM America/New_York
Jackson EMC wants you to avoid being the victim of a scam. Scammers are known to target customers of utility companies, including Jackson EMC, by pretending to be a representative of the company. Jackson EMC will never demand immediate payment over t...
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January
27,
2022
| 15:59 PM America/New_York
The new year is a great time to take a fresh look at how you can save energy. Start saving energy now with a few DIY steps and plan for ways to have greater energy savings in the future. Little Adjustment. Big Impact. Now: Your home’s thermostat play...
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2021
December
06,
2021
| 08:45 AM America/New_York
While the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) predicts a higher-than-normal chance of a warmer, drier winter in North Georgia, sustained cooler temperatures can still cause an increase in energy use as heating systems work harder a...
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November
19,
2021
| 17:01 PM America/New_York
The holiday season means more family time, delicious food and time spent together enjoying seasonal traditions. For many, this also means sorting through boxes of holiday decorations, preparing for a temporary holiday home makeover.Those boxes could ...
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November
19,
2021
| 17:01 PM America/New_York
You’ve probably seen more electric vehicles (EVs) on the road. From Ford to Tesla, automobile makers are pledging to offer more options for EVs. If you’re considering adding one to your household, we can help you make an informed decision on whether ...
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November
19,
2021
| 17:01 PM America/New_York
Give the gift of energy efficiency this holiday season by shopping the Jackson EMC Marketplace. There, you’ll find deals on smart thermostats, electric vehicle chargers, LED lightbulbs, water-saving fixtures, air purifiers, dehumidifiers and more – l...
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July
26,
2021
| 15:04 PM America/New_York
When temperatures begin to rise in the summer, making small adjustments to how your household uses energy can help lower your electric bill. Follow these money-saving tips to reduce your energy use, and in turn, your monthly bill.Set your thermostat ...
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June
01,
2021
| 12:50 PM America/New_York
Looking for ideas to make home improvements? The North Atlanta Home Show offers hundreds of home improvement experts and products under one roof for planning your next projects. Jackson EMC members can receive a special discount to attend the event.T...
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June
01,
2021
| 11:50 AM America/New_York
With weather forecasts calling for rising temperatures, Jackson EMC is advising members on steps they can take to lower their energy use and reduce the impact of summer heat on their monthly bills.  Typically, cooling homes and businesses is one of t...
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May
10,
2021
| 08:51 AM America/New_York
Jackson EMC’s Right Choice new home program has surpassed a milestone – certifying the 10,000th local home constructed under the home building program. The milestone home is located in Linden Park at Mundy Mill, a subdivision in Hall County.Right Cho...
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April
16,
2021
| 11:36 AM America/New_York
For almost 30 years, ENERGY STAR©-certified appliances and electronics have offered homeowners a great way to reduce energy use and save on power bills. But how do you know which ENERGY STAR product is right for you?Consider how you use appliances to...
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March
23,
2021
| 13:19 PM America/New_York
The best way to optimize your home’s energy efficiency and set you on the path to lower energy bills is to perform a home energy evaluation. Jackson EMC offers home energy evaluations with our representatives using state-of-the-art equipment to diagn...
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March
19,
2021
| 08:48 AM America/New_York
Three solar facilities that provide renewable energy to Jackson EMC have been completed, according to Green Power EMC, the renewable energy provider for 38 electric cooperatives in Georgia. With the completion of the facilities, 200-megawatts of sola...
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February
22,
2021
| 15:13 PM America/New_York
One of the most valuable tools you can use to master your energy use knowledge is at your fingertips. With the MyJacksonEMC website and mobile app, you can view your energy use to help you better understand and improve your energy use habits.The tool...
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February
22,
2021
| 15:12 PM America/New_York
With a new year, you may be looking closer at your energy costs. You can take steps to help control your energy use, and in turn, lower your monthly bill. Jackson EMC offers several tools to help you master your monthly bill.View your energy use. Use...
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January
14,
2021
| 08:35 AM America/New_York
Electric Vehicles – also known as EVs – are gaining momentum as an option for vehicle buyers. From a Chevy Bolt to a Tesla Model 3, EVs are coming in more shapes, sizes and price points.And with more options in the marketplace, more vehicle owners ma...
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January
14,
2021
| 08:34 AM America/New_York
Ready to pay the same amount each month for your electric bill? When you participate in Jackson EMC’s budget billing program, you’ll know how much to pay each month.In winter and summer months, heating and air conditioning systems are used more often...
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2020
December
07,
2020
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
At Jackson EMC Marketplace – our online store offering energy efficient products – you can find deals on smart thermostats, lighting, smart home products, and products to improve your home’s air quality and water efficiency. Plus, Jackson EMC members...
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November
23,
2020
| 09:17 AM America/New_York
Getting electricity to your home or business is a partnership. Jackson EMC supplies the wires that connect to your building and you’re responsible for the elements that bring the power inside. This may be important if equipment is damaged during a st...
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November
23,
2020
| 09:17 AM America/New_York
The kitchen is where people often gather with friends and family for enjoying meals and memories. When you’re making the perfect dish, you can also keep saving energy in mind with these tips.When possible, cook with smaller appliances. Using smaller ...
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October
23,
2020
| 11:40 AM America/New_York
Decreased demand for electricity during the winter enables Jackson EMC to pass savings along to you through lower electric rates. Winter rates begin in October and continue through April. Standard Residential Rate* Service Charge: $23 per mon...
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August
13,
2020
| 14:50 PM America/New_York
When you’re away from home, do you leave lights and ceiling fans turned on for a beloved dog or cat? If so, you could be potentially using more energy necessary to keep your pets comfy. Keeping your dog or cat comfortable and entertained when you’...
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August
13,
2020
| 14:47 PM America/New_York
Are you planning energy efficient improvements for your home? As a member of Jackson EMC, you may qualify for the cooperative’s HomePlus Loan program. The low-interest loan program allows members to finance up to $7,500 for 36 or 60 months for ene...
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July
14,
2020
| 08:09 AM America/New_York
Heating and cooling costs account for around half of your energy bill, according to the U.S. Department of Energy. To reduce your energy use, and in turn, save money, consider making the switch to a programmable thermostat. With the right thermostat ...
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June
16,
2020
| 10:35 AM America/New_York
Using energy efficient products can help you lower your electric bill. Did you know that Jackson EMC offers rebates to help you purchase certain energy efficient products?  When you use energy efficient technologies, the amount of electricity we n...
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June
04,
2020
| 09:13 AM America/New_York
Longer days and warmer weather often bring increased energy use. As temperatures rise, Jackson EMC offers some easy solutions for saving energy in the summer.   Set your thermostat to 78 degrees. Jackson EMC recommends keeping your home’s thermost...
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