• Capture a little of the sun's power

    Posted on Apr 07, 2014
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  • It’s March Madness: Team JBSA picks lighting in the first round

    Posted on Mar 31, 2014
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  • Plug air leaks for comfort, savings

    Posted on Mar 19, 2014
    Until about a year ago, Debbie Esquivel’s South Side home was drafty. Then, with the help of CPS Energy’s Casa Verde program, she had her home weatherized and immediately felt the difference.
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  • CPS Energy demand response effort featured in New York Times as model for conservation

    Posted on Jan 27, 2014
    While some say payments to ensure additional reserves will create enough incentive for them to build new power plants to meet demand on those coldest and hottest of days, others argue that capacity concerns are overblown, and costs will be passed on to consumers.
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  • Energy Conservation Programs Reduce Energy Use Throughout San Antonio

    Posted on Jul 02, 2013
    CPS Energy offers options to become more energy efficient.
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  • Army Residence Community benefits from energy-saving project

    Posted on Jun 12, 2013
    SAN ANTONIO - The Army Residence Community is benefiting from a city-sponsored, energy-saving project. Each of the 189 units at the community for retired military was included in a first-of-its-kind retrofitting project. Mary Lynne Montgomery, an Army Residence Community resident, said the upgrade was simple and painless. "We opened the garage door and they did the rest. We didn' have to do anything," she said.
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  • Prepare For The Hot Summer With Cool Energy-Saving Tips

    Posted on Jun 03, 2013
    Although summer doesn’t officially start until June 21, mosquitoes and hot, humid days are already here, as the rains of May evaporate. Forecasters predict this summer will be hotter than 2012 and consequently, air conditioners will go into overdrive resulting in increased energy consumption. Compared to last year, CPS Energy customers can expect to pay on average about nine percent more per month.
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  • Free Energy Efficiency Measures Offered at Weatherization Fair

    Posted on May 23, 2013
    Casa Verde is a free home weatherization program offered by CPS Energy. The program enables low-income families to reduce their energy bills by making their home more energy efficient.
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  • Get Ready for Summer to Manage Energy Use and Bills

    Posted on May 22, 2013
    Despite recent rains, Texas remains in a drought and forecasts for a warmer than normal summer are expected to lead to utility bills that are nine percent higher than in the summer of 2012. The average CPS Energy customer is expected to buy 1,615 kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity per month from June through September, resulting in a bill of $167.34. That is an increase of $13.61 from the previous summer.
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  • Home Manager Offers Customers Mobile App for Smart Phones and Tablets

    Posted on May 16, 2013
    CPS Energy customers with the Home Manager energy management system can now control their energy use anytime, anywhere, with any smart device. A new mobile app and tablet interface is now available for the free system. Home Manager is an energy management system that allows CPS Energy customers to control and monitor the energy used by HVAC systems, water heaters, and pool pumps.
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  • Saving electricity pays

    Posted on May 15, 2013
    For Carol Patterson, it was a $367.83 electric bill during the blisteringly hot summer of 2011 that convinced her she needed to do something to make her home more energy efficient. Patterson, who serves on the Edwards Aquifer Authority's board of directors, had always been interested in conservation and water management, but power usage hadn't been a topic close to mind.
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  • Alamo Community College District supports Energy Savers

    Posted on Sep 27, 2011
    Alamo Community College District operates a one-stop information center located in the Susan B. Oppenheimer Education and Training Center, 1801 North Main, Room 122. This one-stop center offers information on the CPS Energy Savers Residential Program, energy efficiency upgrades and assists community members who are not computer savvy with the Do-it-Yourself Check-Up (home energy evaluation).
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  • Energy Evaluation & Walkthrough videos

    Posted on Aug 05, 2011
    Check out how the CPS Energy Savers program really works for you. Watch our at home evaluation videos to see how the Professional Walk Through and Complete Energy Evaluation can help you save energy and money. CPS Energy Savers Professional Home Walk Through CPS Energy Savers Home Energy Evaluation
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  • Welcome to the path to saving energy

    Posted on Jun 07, 2011
    Welcome to cpsenergysavers.com – your path to solutions, rebates, and incentives to make your home more energy efficient. The first step to lowering your energy bills is by discovering your home’s wasted energy through one of three home energy evaluations. The more in-depth the review of energy use the greater the savings.
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