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Conserving electricity and following energy saving guidelines can make a big difference when your monthly bills roll in.

How to Stop your Vampire Electricity Drain

How to Stop your Vampire Electricity Drain

Save energy by following these tips to avoid phantom energy loss....

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Energy Saving Tips for an Apartment

Energy Saving Tips for an Apartment

There are many ways to save energy and money living in an apartment. Follow these simple energy saving tips from Ambit Energy for an energy efficient apartment....

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Easy Ways to Use Less Electricity

Easy Ways to Use Less Electricity

Cutting down on wasteful spending on your electric bill is more than just turning off lights. Ambit Energy discusses what you should look for around your home to use less electricity....

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Past Articles

Solar and Wind Thrive Despite Cheaper Oil and Gas – 03/08/16

14 Tips for Creating an Energy Efficient Workplace – 03/01/16

How Consumers Win with Energy Deregulation – 02/23/16

A Brighter Future for Incandescent Bulbs is in the Works – 02/16/16

Super Fun Energy Facts for the Biggest Football Game of the Year – 01/26/16

Winter Energy Saving Tips – 12/22/15

How to Build Your Business When Ambit Expands into a New Market – 11/02/15

Haunting Tales of the Mysterious Powers in Your Home – 10/27/15

Solar Savings and the Combined Power of Sunrun and Ambit – 10/20/15

The Pros and Cons of Traditional vs. Tankless Water Heaters – 10/13/15

Set your Thermostat, Save Money this Fall – 10/06/15

Five Ways to Keep Your Home Energy Efficient This Fall – 09/15/15

Host a Football Game Watch Party Without High Energy Bills – 09/08/15

Ambit Energy Lists the Pros and Cons of Retractable Screens – 08/18/15

Ambit Energy Reviews the Top LED Replacement Bulbs – 08/11/15

How to Read Your Energy Bill – 07/14/15

Ambit Energy Reviews Five Smart Thermostats – 07/08/15

8 Ways to Avoid High Energy Bills on July 4 – 06/30/15

How to Avoid Utility Bill Scams – 06/16/15

The Smart Way to Use Your Thermostat to Boost Summer Energy Efficiency – 05/27/15

Summer Ready Checklist: How to Prepare Your Home – 05/12/15

Energy Deregulation: Competition Powers Consumer Choice – 04/07/15

6 Tips for Maximum Winter Warmth with Minimum Costs – 02/17/15

How to Prepare for a Winter Storm Outage – 02/10/15

Energy Aggregation: Does it Help or Harm Customers? – 02/03/15

Home Energy Savings Trends with Real Staying Power – 01/27/15

How and Where to Detect Air Leaks in Your Home – 01/20/15

Superconducting Magnets Make Wind Power More Attractive – 01/13/15

Energy Efficient Light Bulbs for the New Year – 12/23/14

Winter Storm Survival for Your Home – 12/16/14

Energy Efficient Gift Guide for Yearlong Savings – 12/09/14

Energy Tips: Myths of Energy Savings, Busted – 11/25/14

Trim Cooking Times by Spatchcocking Your Turkey – 11/19/14

Heating Your Home: What You Don’t Know Can Cost You – 11/11/14

Energy Tips: How to Stay Safe and Warm This Winter – 11/04/14

Measuring Monstrous Powers this Halloween – 10/21/14

Wind Energy: The Power to Stabilize the Grid – 10/14/14

Texas Forecast: Energy Available for Fall & Winter – 10/07/14

Smart Meters: Changing the Way You Look at Energy – 09/16/14

How to Use a Smart Meter to be an Energy Genius – 09/11/14

Clean Up with Laundry Energy Savings Tips – 09/02/14

4 Essential Tips to Save Energy this Back-to-School Season – 08/19/14

Texas Power Payback™. You Save. We pay. – 08/12/14

Get Paid to Save with Ambit’s Power Payback™ Program – 07/25/14

Peak Time Water Conservation Reduces Strain on Power Grid – 07/22/14

Beat the Heat: Texas Summer Energy Outlook – 07/15/14

Appliance Smarts for Summer Energy Savings – 07/08/14

How Green Energy Plans Make a Difference – 06/03/14

Five Reasons to Replace Old Windows NOW – 05/20/14

Moving Checklist: Manage Your Utilities and Services – 05/13/14

Energy Tips: Five Green On-The-Go Gadgets – 04/29/14

Digital Update: How to Baby-Proof Your Electronics – 04/08/14

10 Energy Events That Changed the World – 03/18/14

Go Green for St. Patrick’s Day with Green-e Plans – 03/11/14

Spring Break Energy Checklist: Save While You’re Away – 03/04/14

Prepare Your Home for Warmer Temperatures – 02/25/14

Guaranteed Savings Promises to Deliver for Customers – 02/04/14

How to make your Small Business more Energy Efficient – 01/28/14

Unique Ways Electricity is Generated in the U.S. – 01/21/14

Home Efficiency Tips: Get the Most Out of Your Fireplace – 01/14/14

Green Energy Spotlight: An Overview of Wind Power – 01/07/14

Light Bulb Buying Guide to Increase Energy Efficiency – 12/26/13

Five Ways to Lower Your Heating Bill this Winter – 12/17/13

How to Make Your Holidays a Green Season – 12/10/13

How to Prepare Your HVAC System for Winter – 11/19/13

Fall Cleanup - Increase Home Energy Efficiency – 11/12/13

Add Attic Insulation to Save on Heating Costs this Winter – 10/29/13

Energy Efficiency Tips to Save Money on Laundry Day – 10/22/13

Kitchen Energy Savings: Improve Dishwasher Efficiency & Spend Less – 10/15/13

Pennsylvania Schools Saving Money by Saving Energy – 10/08/13

How Texas Will Lead America’s Energy Future – 10/01/13

Home Energy Tips: Choose Energy Efficient Light Bulbs – 09/17/13

Cheaper Energy Means More Jobs for America – 09/10/13

Sidewalks Create Electricity One Footstep at a Time – 08/20/13

How to Prepare Your Home for Hurricane Season – 08/13/13

Vacation Energy Savings: Save Watts While You’re Away – 08/06/13

How to Prevent Air Conditioner Breakdowns this Summer – 07/16/13

Reading (and Understanding) Your Electric Meter – 06/25/13

Smart Landscaping for Energy Savings – 06/18/13

Boost Summer Energy Savings with Efficient Air Conditioning – 06/04/13

Energy Tips: Unique Ways to Save on Energy – 05/28/13

Prepare for Tight Texas Power Supplies This Summer – 05/14/13

Summer Energy Savings: Everybody Out of the Pool! – 05/07/13

Heating & Cooling Costs: Where Is Your Money Going? – 03/26/13

Home Energy Audit: Are You Losing Energy? – 03/18/13

Ambit Cares: The SOCCKET Brings Light to Families in Need – 03/12/13

DIY Tips: Weather Stripping to Cut 25% Energy Bill – 02/26/13

Savings Tips: Bright Ideas for Lite, Light Bills – 02/12/13

Energy Tips & Information: A Clean Way to Save – 01/29/13

Energy Savers Guide: Save Money & Energy Today – 01/17/13

Energy Tips & Information: What is Deregulation? – 01/03/13