Do you suffer from sticker shock when you see your monthly electric bill? No matter what your financial situation, paying bills is about as much fun as a root canal. Read on for simple ways to lower your electric bill.
Date: 08/20/2015 | Home and Garden
Utility and power grid managers in the United States are learning that the best way to cut carbon emissions and improve efficiency is the easiest: Just change your lightbulbs.The nation's largest grid, serving more than 61 million customers from Washington to Chicago, is...
Date: 08/15/2015 | Business Wire
The odds that Congress will reauthorize the Land and Water Conservation Fund before it is scheduled to expire Sept. 30 improved...
Date: 07/28/2015 | Editorials
NEW YORK — Home efficiency measures such as installing new windows or replacing insulation deliver such a small fraction of their promised energy savings that they may not save any money over the long run, according to the surprising conclusion of
Date: 06/24/2015 | Business Wire
Deserved or not, government agencies and officials aren't always afforded a high degree of trust by the public, which is why it's important that they avoid the mere appearance of any conflict of interest.Tuesday's release of
Date: 06/04/2015 | Editorials
EVERETT — The Snohomish County Public Utility District’s board of commissioners has hired an independent investigator to look into allegations that the utility improperly awarded contracts worth millions of dollars to a clean-energy consultant.
Date: 05/03/2015 | Local News
OLYMPIA — Gov. Jay Inslee wants to see a lot more electric vehicles in the state in five years, and he's willing to spend a few million taxpayer dollars to make it happen.His plans for transportation include incentives to make it cheaper and easier to own an electric...
Date: 01/08/2015 | Local News
BELLEVUE — Puget Sound Energy says its electricity customers will find a little winter surprise on their power bills: a one-time credit applied to December and January bills. The utility says the credit will save the average residential electric customer about $40.
Date: 11/17/2014 | Northwest
What your house and yard need from you before it hits
Date: 11/06/2014 | Home and Garden
Viewpoints: Solar energy’s gains can't match fossil fuel use
Date: 09/07/2014 | Commentary