FPL Helps Customers Save On Their Energy Bills with Seven Summer Tips

JUNO BEACH, Fla. (August 5, 2014) -- Summer is synonymous with higher temperatures, and that may also mean higher than normal energy bills. As the days get longer and hotter, your air conditioner needs to run longer to keep you cool and can account for half or more of your bill.
 
"In hotter months, your A/C can run up to twice as long as it does in cooler months to keep your home at the same temperature. So when it's running longer, your bill will be higher," said FPL Energy Expert, Tiffany Spence.
 
To help customers make summer savings a breeze, FPL offers "Seven Summer Saving Tips":
 
1. Set your thermostat at 78 degrees when you're home, and 82 while you're away. Make sure the fan switch is on "auto"
2. Use fans to keep cool but remember to turn them off when leaving the room
3. Close blinds and shades to keep heat out
4. Seal windows and doors with weather stripping to avoid air escapes and save even more
5. Grill outside instead of using the oven or stove to help keep your kitchen cool
6. Clean or replace your air filter regularly so your air conditioner runs efficiently
7. Just click to take FPL's free Online Home Energy Survey at http://www.fpl.com/easytosave
 
The Online Home Energy Survey makes it easier than ever to fast-forward to savings. It provides customers with a personalized energy-savings plan, tips and recommendations to save up to $250 a year in energy costs. In addition, the survey is integrated with each home's Energy Dashboard so customers can see just how much they are spending on cooling, heating and appliances. The survey's report is updated automatically every month with customers' hourly, daily and monthly energy usage, monthly bill amount and temperature fluctuations, so tracking where their energy dollars are being spent is a breeze.
 
"FPL customers have the lowest bill in the state and we're always looking for ways to help them make it even lower," added Spence. "Whether it's adjusting our thermostats, remembering to turn off a fan when leaving the room or enjoying a nice evening grilling with family and friends, we're all just a click away from changing the current way we use energy to make our bills even lower."
 
Visit http://www.fpl.com/easytosave to take FPL's Online Home Energy Survey today.
 
About Florida Power & Light Company
Florida Power & Light Company is the third-largest electric utility in the United States, serving approximately 4.7 million customer accounts across nearly half of the state of Florida. As of year-end 2013, FPL's typical 1,000-kWh residential customer bill is approximately 25 percent lower than the national average and the lowest in Florida among reporting utilities. FPL's service reliability is better than 99.98 percent, and its highly fuel-efficient power plant fleet is one of the cleanest among utilities nationwide. The company was recognized in 2014 as the most trusted U.S. electric utility by Cogent Reports, and has earned the national ServiceOne Award for outstanding customer service for an unprecedented 10 consecutive years. A leading Florida employer with approximately 8,900 employees, FPL is a subsidiary of Juno Beach, Fla.-based NextEra Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NEE). For more information, visit http://www.FPL.com.
 
Media Contact:
Sasha Blaney
Florida Power & Light Company
700 Universe Blvd.
Juno Beach, FL 33408
305-567-0821
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
http://www.fpl.com/easytosave

Recent News

Company from Brazil ignores the crisis and grows 10% a month

on 27 May 2016
Written byAndrew

Created in 2015, programs' development for mobile devices has already hit 2.3 million downloads and...

Fabric Cooling Chemical Additive Xylitol Side Effects: Safe or Dangerous?

on 27 May 2016
Written byAndrew

Xylitol was introduced as a sweetener in the 1950’s and is now found to be...

Announcement of Price Reduction On 25 Rustic Crescent Lakefront Property

on 27 May 2016
Written bysuleman

Carl Stepp, Sylvan Lake real estate specialist, today announced the price reduction on a few...

Crowdfunding Campaign Tells About Personal Experience with PR Agency

on 26 May 2016
Written bysuleman

Crowdfunding campaigner Anthea Palmer tells of the on-line Public Relations experience she suffered while working...

Browse Lab Inc. Announces the Beta Release of HelpConsole 7

on 26 May 2016
Written bypressreleaseping

Browse Lab Inc., specializing in the development of web-based enterprise help authoring and facilities management...

Zarood.com to offer “Make your Product” Services

on 26 May 2016
Written bySiddhant Garg

Making the announcement, Mr. Siddhant Garg, CEO www.zarood.com (http://www.zarood.com/) said, “We really hope that our...

Specialized Plastic Injection Molding Service For Various Industries Offered By Eco Molding Co Ltd

on 26 May 2016
Written byRodney Kollman

Eco Molding Co Ltd offers top quality plastic injection molding service to different industrial clients....

Largest Art Sale Recorded at ArtExpo, 2106

Largest Art Sale Recorded at ArtExpo, 2106

on 26 May 2016
Written byAndrew

Miami, FL – Art Nation Worldwide is pleased to announce that one of its artists,...

DEWA organises appreciation ceremony for strategic partners

on 25 May 2016
Written byOrient Planet

Ceremony was organised to strengthen existing ties and cooperation with DEWA’s partners

New App from the INSTANT Series to Provide On-the-Go Self-Help

New App from the INSTANT Series to Provide On-the-Go Self-Help

on 25 May 2016
Written bysuleman

Time is precious and scarce. That’s why it is the goal of INSTANT Series to...

Featured

Online news submission & press release distribution service - Google News submission & over 1500+ major news syndications (Including TV, Newspapers, Radio) We help get your news noticed by your customers and media. You can reach out and target specific industries and locations worldwide, giving great exposure! We can even write the press release you want to distribute.