Is It Cheaper To Leave Your Thermostat Set to One Temperature?

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You’ve probably heard somebody argue that keeping your Ohio home at a steady temperature saves you the most money. It sounds like it should make sense, right? After all, if you turn down the heat in your home, the temperature drops. And even if you use natural gas, you’ll still have to pay those high […]

2019 Hurricane Season, El Niño, and Your Ohio Electric Rates

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Are Your Ohio Electric Rates Hurricane-Ready? This year’s hurricane season is well underway. As Ohioan can attest from Tropical Storm Barry’s recent visit, storms like these are not to be taken lightly. Because of the combination of growing storm intensity and high regional demands for energy, tropical cyclones now cause wider-felt market disruptions. In turn, […]

Ohio Electricity Customers to Pay More for HB6?

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Electricity Bill Generating Worry for Ohio Renewables Generating company First Energy Solutions is in the midst of Chapter 11 reorganization. The company told state lawmakers that if doesn’t find a buyer for both Ohio nuclear plants or a way for them to generate a profit within Ohio’s competitive electricity market it will start closing them in […]

Landscaping Better Energy Efficiency in Ohio

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Landscaping Helps Your Ohio Home’s Energy Savings Many folks take a moment each Earth Day to reflect on how they use energy. Some homeowners will try to recycle more, some will switch over to LED light bulbs, and some may even begin composting their kitchen scraps. While these are all great things to do, one […]

Ohio Electricity Plan Lessons From Customer Mistakes Part 2

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Recently, I was reading through some Ohio energy provider reviews and found several classic examples where customers made mistakes with their with their Ohio natural gas or electricity plans that wound up costing them more. In the interest of helping our other energy customers I’m sharing a few edited examples as common mistakes to show how […]

Ohio Electric Utility Scams on the Rise

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Door to door salespeople want to see my Ohio electric bill! If someone ever offers you the best Ohio electric rate that sounds too good to be true, walk away! Law enforcement and the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) are on alert because there’s been an awful LOT of electric utility scams in Ohio. […]

Best Columbus Irish Pubs for St. Patrick’s Day

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Where are the best Irish pubs in Columbus, OH? There’s nothing so welcome after a long, snowy Ohio winter as the sight of green— especially when it’s green shamrocks and green beer of Saint Patrick’s Day! But finding the best Columbus metro-area Irish pub with the best St. Patrick’s féile can involve sifting through more […]

Ohio Electricity Lessons From Customer Mistakes, Part 1

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Recently, I was reading through some Ohio energy provider reviews and found several classic examples where customers made mistakes with their with their Ohio natural gas or electricity plans that wound up costing them more. In the interest of helping our other energy customers I’m sharing a few edited examples as common mistakes to show how […]

Cheap Natural Gas and Renewables Poised to Power Ohio

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How many natural gas generators are being built in Ohio? During the last week of June, the Ohio Siting Board (OSB) approved a new natural gas generating plant in eastern Ohio. The Harrison Power company, located in the Harrison County Industrial Park in the Village of Cadiz, OH, will have a capacity of 1,050-megawatts (MW) […]