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LCEC has hot tips for cold days

LCEC has hot tips for cold days

January 3rd, 2018

It is cold everywhere this week…including SWFL! If at all possible, resist the urge to turn on the heat. Heating your home can cost two to three times more than cooling it. Even a few days of running the heat will raise your electric bill since it is the most intense use of electric energy […]

Energize your New Year with Electric Savings

December 27th, 2017

Exercising more, eating less…sound familiar?! Not all New Years resolutions have to be hard. In fact, they can be easy! Consider making these part of your 2018 resolutions: Resolve to fill ‘er up! Only run dishwashers and washing machines when they are full. This will conserve electricity and water. It is estimated that each person […]

LCEC Offers Many Ways to Pay

December 20th, 2017

Tis’ the season of spending and, a lot of times, a bit of holiday stress. LCEC wants to take the stress out of not just the holiday season, but year round by offering many convenient and simple ways to pay your electric bill. Auto Pay: • A convenient, time-saving option that will automatically deduct your […]

LCEC Proud to Support Goodwill’s 11th Annual Festival of Trees

December 13th, 2017

LCEC was proud to join 19 other companies to decorate artificial trees for Goodwill Industries of Southwest Florida’s 11th Annual Festival of Trees fundraiser. LCEC has been a proud participant in Festival of Trees since its inception. Over the years, LCEC has earned the reputation of being the quickest to get their tree decorated, sometimes […]

The “in” on insulation

December 6th, 2017

Whether you live in a cold climate like the North Pole or a warm climate like sunny Southwest Florida, proper insulation makes all the difference in maintaining the temperature in your home while keeping your energy costs manageable. No insulation, regardless of its resist heat flow (R-value), can totally stop conducted heat flow. Properly installed […]

Make your season bright while cutting down on your energy usage

November 29th, 2017

Tis the season to deck out your house with holidays lights galore! Consider the following tips this year to help keep your energy costs low while still being the hit of the neighborhood: Go LED Avoid the frustration of working with half-lit strands of traditional incandescent holiday lights by investing in LED light strands. Not […]

Green tips to save you green

November 22nd, 2017

From evergreen trees to the Grinch, green is all around us during the holiday season! Don’t let the hustle and bustle of the holiday make you forget simple green tips like these: • When cooling your home, set the thermostat at 78 degrees Fahrenheit. Each degree below adds 8 to 12 percent to the cooling […]

Gobble up energy savings this Thanksgiving

November 15th, 2017

Ready or not, Thanksgiving is next week! As you prepare your home to welcome family and friends, consider the following tips to prevent yourself from becoming an energy turkey: Keep it shut Opening the oven door, even a crack, wastes electricity! Rather than opening the door and letting out the heat, flip on the oven […]

LCEC Volunteer “Elves” to Decorate Edison & Ford Winter Estates for Holiday Nights

November 8th, 2017

LCEC employees are gearing up to once again volunteer to decorate the Edison & Ford Winter Estates for their annual Holiday Nights! This year marks the 42nd annual Holiday Nights celebration where the Edison & Ford Winter Estates are adorned in period decorations from the 1880s to the 1920s. Volunteers from local organizations and businesses […]

Ways to keep warm while keeping energy costs cool

November 1st, 2017

Cold days are on their way! While it may be tempting to turn on the heat, it is important to remember that heating can cost two to three times more than cooling. Consider using a heating blanket or small portable space heater instead. Not only are these options economical, they are just as effective in […]

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