Posts Tagged "energy savings"


Quick Home Energy Check-Up (QHEC)

Quick Home Energy Check-Up (QHEC)


Posted By on Jun 7, 2014

For a limited period of time, both BGE and PEPCO are affording Quick Home Energy Check-Up (QHEC) visits to their residential customers at no additional cost (other than what is already in your electric bill.).  These QHEC services are performed by Building Performance Institute (BPI) certified auditors working for (BGE and PEPCO) approved contractors. What is a Quick Home Energy Check Up? A Quick Home Energy Check-Up is a service that...

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PEPCO Trade Allies are technical partners who are trained in PEPCO’s Trade Ally program’s methods and procedures  and are integral to delivering the program to PEPCO Commercial Customers. Trade Allies like Ecomize USA are responsible for working with PEPCO customers in meeting their energy savings goal and facilitating those customers in getting their incentives available through the program. Working with EcoMize USA as your...

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COVER DRAFTY WINDOWS Use a heavy-duty, clear plastic sheet on a frame or tape clear plastic film to the inside of your window frames during the cold winter months. Make sure the plastic is sealed tightly to the frame to help reduce infiltration. Install tight-fitting, insulating drapes or shades on windows that feel drafty after weatherizing.Find out about other window treatments and coverings that can improve energy efficiency....

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Maryland Home Energy Loan Program (MHELP) will help Marylanders take control of their energy future and stimulate new “green collar” jobs This new initiative uses private capital for energy efficiency investment and encourages Marylanders to invest in their homes, reduce their energy bills, support economic development and job creation, and minimize their environmental impact. There are two interests rates available for eligible...

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Tips:  Sealing Air Leaks by Energy.gov

Tips: Sealing Air Leaks by Energy.gov


Posted By on Dec 5, 2013

                            Air leaks can waste a lot of your energy dollars. One of the quickest energy– and money-saving tasks you can do is caulk, seal, and weather strip all seams, cracks, and openings to the outside. Tips for Sealing Air Leaks Caulk and weatherstrip doors and windows that leak air. Caulk and seal air leaks where plumbing, ducting, or...

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