Efficiency & Safety

These resources are provided for our members to learn about energy efficiency and safety in the home.

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Efficiency

U.S. Department of Energy- Energy Saver

Energy Saver is the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) consumer resource on saving energy and using renewable energy technologies at home.

Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT)

As the grid operator for most of Texas, ERCOT works every day to make sure there is enough electricity available for consumer needs. When consumers respond to ERCOT requests to reduce energy demand during certain hours, it helps grid reliability.

Greater East Texas Community Action Program

Services are designed to help weatherize your home and provide home energy assistance.

 

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General Safety

Touchstone Energy Cooperatives

Tools and tips to reduce preventable accidents and help keep every co-op member safe in and around their homes.

Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI)

The Electrical Safety Foundation International (ESFI) is the premier non-profit organization dedicated exclusively to promoting electrical safety at home and in the workplace.

United States Consumer Product Safety Commission

Safety alerts about potential dangers in your home.