Laundry

Savings Tips

Wash full loads

Washing full loads of laundry cuts down on energy usage.

Wash with cold water

Give your water heater a break without sacrificing clean, fresh clothes

If it's been 12 years since you last got a clothes dryer,
it's time to make a plan to upgrade.

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Water Heater

Heat Pump Clothes Dryer


A heat pump clothes dryer is a kind of ventless dryer that uses a heat pump to condense the water out of the clothing and send it to a drain or a tank. It is more efficient than a standard dryer, and more efficient than a regular ventless dryer. Heat pump dryers use less energy and are cheaper to operate. High-efficiency models can save you up to 50% per load when compared to traditional dryers. Click here to learn more about heat pump clothes dryers. Click here for available incentives.




Ventless Electric Clothes Dryer


A ventless electric clothes dryer condenses the water out of the clothing and sends it to a drain or a tank. It is more efficient than a standard dryer, and also doesn't need a vent to the outside, so is a favorable option for apartments or condos. Click here to learn more about ventless electric clothes dryers.




Energy Star Electric Clothes Dryer


Energy Star clothes dryers use at least 20% less energy to operate than standard models by utilizing technologies like sensor drying, low heat settings, and steam cycles. Keep in mind; dryers consume more electricity than any other home appliance. Learn more about Energy Star Clothes Dryers here. Click here for available incentives.




Energy Star Electric Clothes Washer


Energy Star clothes washers have greater tub capacity requiring fewer loads, as well as technologies that don't require the whole tub to fill with water to wash (spin or flip through a stream of water instead). Washers manufactured prior to 2003 are significantly less efficient than these models. Click here to learn more about Energy Star electric clothes washers. Click here for available incentives.





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