Lately my power company has been sending monthly letters telling me what my power consumption is every month, and letting me know how I rank with my neighbors power use. This is not in the bill, it is a separate letter.Every month it says I use way more power than my neighbors. This month it said I used 80% more power than my neighbors. ???? Seriously? I have my thermostat set at 55 degrees at night and work time, and 65 degrees for weekend and evening. All my windows are fairly new double pained, and we are obsessive about turning off lights. We take short showers, and have blocked off the heat to the seldom used down stairs areas. We do 2 loads of laundry a WEEK, and wash laundry in cold water. Besides unplugging things like toasters, etc... I'm not sure what else I can do.
Answer by louise2 at 5:08 PM on Feb. 2, 2013
Answer by spiritguide_23 at 9:29 PM on Feb. 2, 2013
Answer by booklover545 at 6:28 PM on Feb. 4, 2013
Answer by LostSoul88 at 8:58 AM on Feb. 5, 2013
Answer by Alisim at 9:00 AM on Feb. 5, 2013
Check out some of the top posts today in Groups: