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Solar + Energy Efficiency

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Solar energy + energy efficiency: a winning combo

Solar energy and home energy efficiency go hand-in-hand. They’re the perfect pairing to make living a sustainable life easy and affordable. It all starts with consumption.

Ask yourself these questions:

  • How is your home guzzling energy?
  • What are some of the biggest energy drains in your household?
  • Is there a way you can really cut back?
  • Does the way your home generates electricity have a major role to play in your carbon footprint?

When you manage all of the ways your home is losing energy, you can hang onto most of that good, clean energy that your solar panels are creating. Your budget might also thank you every month. Keep reading to discover all the ways solar panels and energy efficiency make a great team.

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What is energy efficiency?

Energy efficiency means using less energy to perform the same tasks. Our homes use a lot of energy, much of which is unnecessary, costly and damaging to our planet. When you consider energy efficiency upgrades to your home, you’ll be more comfortable in your home while saving energy and helping to protect the planet’s resources.

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Energy efficiency home savings

Turning your home into an energy-efficient home is a breeze when you have the right tools. Plus, it gives you the opportunity to reduce energy consumption which makes a big difference when it comes to saving on your home electric bills.

20% energy savings is the typical annual energy savings after making your home energy efficient.

Give your solar energy a boost with home energy efficiency

When things are efficient, life runs smoother. You may not even realize your home isn’t running efficiently except for a large electric bill. If you’re struggling to stay comfortable in your home while saving on your bills, your home could use an energy upgrade. Find out quick ways you can do this for your home below.

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