For Immediate Release
PHILADELPHIA, PA (November 14, 2014) – With temperatures not expected to get out of the 30s early this week, PECO reminds customers that there are many things they can do to save energy and money right now.
By taking a few simple steps, customers can save 20-30 percent or more on their monthly energy bill this winter. Here's how:
Weatherize your home
Warm up your heating system
Customers also can save money on their monthly energy bills by using energy as efficiently as possible and taking advantage of PECO Smart Ideas, the company's suite of energy efficiency programs. To find even more ways to save energy and money, visit peco.com/smartideas.
To manage energy costs, customers should sign up for budget billing. Budget billing makes short-term fluctuations in monthly bills much easier to manage by dividing annual energy costs evenly throughout the year.
Based in Philadelphia, PECO is an electric and natural gas utility subsidiary of Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC). PECO serves 1.6 million electric and more than 500,000 natural gas customers in southeastern Pennsylvania and employs about 2,400 people in the region. PECO delivered 85.7 billion cubic feet of natural gas and 37.8 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity in 2013. Founded in 1881, PECO is one of the Greater Philadelphia Region's most active corporate citizens, providing leadership, volunteer and financial support to numerous arts and culture, education, environmental, economic development and community programs and organizations. For more information visit PECO.com, and connect with the company on Facebook and Twitter.
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