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Q: Why is my electric bill so high?

Many members have recently reached out to GVEA due to high electric bills. Here are a few things to consider: The January 2017 invoice … was longer than normal at 34 days. Typically, the billing cycle is closer to 28 days. may have reflected higher electric consumption due to activities over the holidays. …

CCHRC’s Home Lighting Series Scheduled

Cold Climate Housing Research Center will be conducting two lighting sessions during the month of May: Economics of Best Value Lighting Wednesday, May 11 – 5:30 to 7:30pm Instructor:  Rob Hill of Genesis Energy Systems Lighting Design in Alaska Wednesday, May 18 – 5:30 to 7:30pm Instructor:  Elizabeth Johnston, PE of …

How much does the porch light cost?

Winter is coming and it’s getting dark at night. We know that some of you have turned on your porch lights with no plan to turn them off until March. Everyone likes a bright outdoor light, but do you know how much they cost to operate?