Cool Off This Summer, Affordably

Summer is here—and that means hot, sticky weather in Michigan. Naturally, most of us fight the heat and humidity by running our home air conditioning. For many, high heat is a health hazard, so we have to cool our homes.

Unfortunately, home cooling accounts for up to half of your energy costs during the summer. What can you do? Here are some quick tips for saving energy and money:

Michiganders are also saving money and energy because of investments made by local energy companies in new technologies such as Automated Meters. Customers of Michigan energy provider DTE Energy who use a CoolCurrents® meter have saved up to 20% on their air conditioning bill.

How do you stay cool in summer and still manage your energy use? Share your ideas with us. We want to hear from you.