The Best Summer Thermostat Setting for Energy Efficiency and Comfort | Electricity Company in Texas

The Best Summer Thermostat Setting for Energy Efficiency and Comfort

Summer is in full swing, and air conditioning is a refreshing and welcome escape from the heat. Just as nobody…

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Eco-Friendly Home: Great Tips on Encouraging Your Family to Recycle | Electricity Company in Texas

Eco-Friendly Home: Great Tips on Encouraging Your Family to Recycle

The average American family throws away 4 pounds of trash on a daily basis. And it is taking its toll…

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The Benefits of Smart Home Technology | Electricity Company in Texas

The Benefits of Smart Home Technology

If smartphones were one of the major advancements in technology of the 2020s, the development of smart homes is the…

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How to Read Your Electric Meter | Electricity Company in Texas

How to Read Your Electric Meter

At NEC Co-op Energy, we believe in the power of educating our members. When you are better informed, you can…

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Smart Tips to Make Your Older Home More Energy-Efficient | Electricity Company in Texas

Smart Tips to Make Your Older Home More Energy-Efficient

Older homes tend to be charming, rustic, and have an abundance of fascinating history. As appealing as older homes can…

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Essential Electrical Safety Tips to Keep Your Home Safe | Electricity Company in Texas

Essential Electrical Safety Tips to Keep Your Home Safe

According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, about 31,000 fires are caused each year by home electrical systems, with…

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Spring Clean Your Way into Energy Efficiency | Electricity Company in Texas

Spring Clean Your Way into Energy Efficiency

May 10, 2021 — Energy Efficiency, News, Resources

With spring in full swing, many homeowners are preparing their homes for next season’s warmer temperatures. You are probably planning…

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Protect Your Home from a Power Surge | Electricity Company in Texas

Protect Your Home from a Power Surge

April 1, 2021 — Electric Tips at Home, News, Resources

There is a thunderstorm and you hear the lightning strikes nearby. There is a momentary power interruption, then it returns….

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Brownout vs. Blackout: What’s the Difference? | Electricity Company in Texas

Brownout vs. Blackout: What’s the Difference?

March 24, 2021 — Electric Tips at Home, News, Resources

We have all heard of blackouts, and you might have used this term or experienced it at one point. But…

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Reduce Your Refrigerator’s Energy Cost with These Top Tips | Electricity Company in Texas

Reduce Your Refrigerator’s Energy Cost with These Top Tips

Refrigerators are an essential appliance in the kitchen. We depend on our refrigerator to keep our food nicely preserved from one…

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Give Your Home a DIY Energy Audit

So, you’ve swapped your traditional lightbulbs for LEDs, only wash clothes on cold, and turned down the thermostat. How come…

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Easy, Energy-Efficient Habits to Start the Year Right | Electricity Company in Texas | NEC

Easy, Energy-Efficient Habits to Start the Year Right

2020 is behind us, and we are all looking forward to making this year better. The festivities are over, and…

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How and When to Clean Your Home’s Air Filter | Electricity Company in Texas | NEC

How and When to Clean Your Home’s Air Filter

When was the last time you changed your home’s air filter? Comfort and energy efficiency-wise, it’s typically one of the…

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Make Your Home Holiday-Ready with These Top Electrical Safety Tips | Texas Electric Company

Make Your Home Holiday-Ready with These Top Electrical Safety Tips 

Sure, you can have a safer holiday and save energy at the same time by skipping the festive lights this…

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Energy Efficient Gift Ideas for the Holidays | Electricity Company in Texas

Energy-Efficient Gift Ideas for the Holidays

December 15, 2020 — News, Resources

It’s hard to believe that we are a few days away from Christmas! Loved ones are spending more quality time…

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How to Conserve Energy during Thanksgiving | Electricity Company in Texas | NEC

Conserve Energy on Thanksgiving

November 23, 2020 — News, Resources

Thanksgiving is just around the corner! At Texas electricity provider, NEC Co-op Energy, we are excited to celebrate the holiday…

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A Look Into How Smart Thermostats Save You Money | Electricity Company | NEC

Go Green, Save Green: A Look Into How Smart Thermostats Save You Money

November 16, 2020 — News, Resources

It’s no secret that the majority of a home’s energy expenses can be attributed to cooling and heating costs. If…

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These Tips Will Help You Conserve Energy This Fall | Electricity Company in Texas | NEC Co-op Energy

These Tips Will Help You Conserve Energy This Fall

November 10, 2020 — News, Resources

The long, sweltering summer is over! Finally, you can turn off your air conditioning system and open your windows to…

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Your Utility and Energy or Electricity Company: What's the Difference? | NEC Co-op Energy Texas

Your Utility and Energy or Electricity Company: What’s the Difference?

September 2, 2020 — News, Resources

If you have just moved to Texas, you might think of your “utility company” and “energy or electricity provider” as…

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Save Energy at Home with a Power Strip | Electricity Company in Texas

Save Energy at Home with a Power Strip

August 26, 2020 — News, Resources

In the past, most homes had a bulky desktop computer, a stereo on the kitchen counter, and a television in…

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