Springfield Utility Board

Saving Electricity

SUB customers enjoy some of the lowest electricity rates in the nation. Still, being a smart electricity consumer is always wise — and good habits really pay off during unexpected cold snaps when heating bills can increase. Here are some simple conservation tips to get you started. Click the following headings to expand each section.

Space Heating

Space Cooling

Lighting

Appliances

In General

Did You Know?

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