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No More KU-BS, Freeze the Fees!

Temperatures are falling in East Tennessee, but what Knoxville Utility Board (KUB) customers would really like to “chill” are their monthly electric bills. As the temps have dropped, bills have gone up,…

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Putting a Face on Energy Burden in Memphis

MEMPHIS: THE HOME OF ENERGY BURDEN Last Week, Old Man Winter rolled into the home of the blues. He brought in cold arctic air, dramatically dropping temperatures, and rising power bills, especially…

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How Does YOUR Utility Stack Up when it comes to Energy Efficiency?

SACE is pleased to release our 2018 energy efficiency report. In 2017, utility-administered efficiency programs in the Southeast eliminated 2,375 GWh of energy waste, cut CO2 emissions by over 1 million tons, and achieved 11,206 MW of peak energy-saving capacity. Duke Energy is the 2017 regional leader, responsible for over half of those savings (1,260 GWh).

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Memphians Caught in the Dark

All across Tennessee, low-income families are put in a difficult situation due to high energy burdens. The term “energy burden” refers to the portion of household income spent on energy bills. In Tennessee, some residents are paying as much as 20% of their annual income on their energy bill.

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Deck the Halls With LED Lights

Although you might still be eating Thanksgiving leftovers, we have now officially entered The Holiday Season. It's time to dust off your decorations, start playing the Nutcracker Suite and begin your holiday…

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Let Me See the Fee - Electric Bill Transparency

What do you see on your monthly electric bill? More importantly, what don’t you see? If you live in the Tennessee Valley and get your power from TVA, your bills have probably…

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When was your car's last tune up? Maintaining vehicles is better for efficiency

Yesterday marked the mid-point of the year (can you believe 2018 is officially half way over?) so it's as good a time as any to make sure your vehicle has recently had…

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Save Money With an Energy Efficient Home

Did you know? Going green can actually save you some green! Here are a few tips on how to upgrade your home to keep more money in your wallet: Know before you…

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Join #MayDayTVA Thunderclap and Help Sound Alarm on Rate Scheme

Join our Thunderclap Today: Say NO to TVA's Rate Scheme! On the morning of TVA's next board meeting, held in a remote town in Alabama on May 10th, we need your help…

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Guest Blog: New Role for Forest Bradley-Wright in the Southeast Region

This is a guest blog originally posted here by the Alliance for Affordable Energy. Since joining the Alliance for Affordable Energy in 2005, Forest Bradley-Wright has been a tireless force working to…