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Recent Blog Posts
June 2, 2022
During the winter and summer months, MTE members will notice an increase in their electric bills.
January 24, 2022
Why is my winter electric bill higher?
When cold weather comes to Middle Tennessee every winter, members will often see their electric bills increase even though they haven’t changed their energy usage habits.
January 6, 2022
Cold weather energy efficiency tips to save you money
There’s a lot to enjoy about the winter months: holidays, sweater weather, and, if you’re lucky, maybe even a little snow. But when family and friends huddle indoors to stay warm, the electric bill can climb uncomfortably high. Staying warm doesn’t have to cost a fortune if you plan ahead and stay aware. Keep these easy tips in mind this winter and see just how much you save on your electric bill each month.
December 1, 2021
Cold Weather Tips
Don’t let high bills catch you off guard this winter. Plan ahead for season bill changes. During the winter months, M
June 9, 2021
Don’t let the dog days run loose with your electric bill
Now that warm weather has made its way to Middle Tennessee, it might seem impossible to keep your home cool enough witho
February 16, 2021
Heat Pumps & Outside Weather
It’s cold outside! This means your heating and air conditioner works harder and uses more electricity to keep you warm and comfortable. Let us explain why your energy use rises when the temperature outside goes down. Your heating and air conditioner — called an HVAC system — uses forty to sixty percent of your monthly electricity. This means your electric bill can go up depending on how hot or cold the outside temperate was.