Energy Tip 7
A programmable thermostat will adjust your home’s temperature automatically and save you money. Get an Energy Optimization rebate when you install a qualified programmable thermostat in your home.
Energy Tip 6
Set your thermostat as low as is comfortable. The optimal setting is 68 degrees when you’re awake and lower when you’re sleeping or out. Using a programmable thermostat will allow you to automatically lower the temperature in your home when you’re gone during the day or at night.
Energy Tip 5
Check your breaker panels before you call about an outage.
Energy Tip 4
Make sure Great Lakes Energy has your correct telephone number on file. We use your telephone number to notify you of planned outages.
Energy Tip 3
If your vehicle is in contact with a power line, stay inside the car. Warn others not to touch the car or the power line.
Energy Tip 2
If a person or object is in contact with a power line, don’t touch! Call 911 and GLE immediately.
Energy Tip 1
Stay away from power lines. Downed power lines may appear to be harmless, but could be live.