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25 Smart Ways to Handle a $1,000 Windfall

...bulb again for many years and your home energy bill will drop a noticeable amount...your life.Idea #17 ? Get a Home Energy Audit and Follow the Recommendations A home energy audit simply means that someone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/simpledollar/2014-11-24/25-smart-
Electricity bills expected to increase this winter, natural gas to be stable

...Wednesday.For the average Georgia Power customers ? those who regularly use 1,000 kilowatt-hours of electricity at home ? energy costs will increase about $2.84 a month, spokesman John Kraft said.The rate change was approved in December by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-22/electricity-bills-expected-i
CSRA Economic Opporunity accepting applications this week for Energy Assistance Program

Applications for home energy assistance for low-income residents will be accepted this week.The CSRA Economic Opportunity Authority is taking applications...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-18/csra-economic-opporunity-acce
Tips to keep your heating bill lower

...Assistance Directors As so ciation, is expecting $3 billion this year.Many states and utilities offer incentives for home energy audits and home weatherization programs that include adding insulation, installing more efficient windows and replacing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-10-12/tips-keep-your-heating-bil
Ethanol initiative harmful

...what Europeans pay for Vladimir Putin's Russian gas. Remember, the poor spend four times more of their income for home energy than a more affluent middle class. Leftist groups, including the Sierra Club, are still opposed to helping the poor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2013-09-18/ethanol-initiative-harmf
The Pinch: Georgia Power offers rebates, incentives for customers

...summer months are just heating up, but if homeowners think ahead to winter, they could save hundreds in their annual home energy costs.Georgia Power is offering customers a chance to earn up to a $400 rebate by replacing a gas furnace with an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2012-06-14/pinch-georgi
Richmond County sample ballots for July 31 election

...practice permitting unlimited gifts from lobbyists to state legislators?3. Should Georgia adopt an income tax credit for home energy costs to support the economic security of our families?4. Should Georgia reduce sales taxes on made in Georgia products...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-07-14/richmond-count
Columbia County sample ballots for July 31 election

...practice permitting unlimited gifts from lobbyists to state legislators?3. Should Georgia adopt an income tax credit for home energy costs to support the economic security of our families?4. Should Georgia reduce sales taxes on made in Georgia products...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2012-07-14/columbia-count
Incumbents fare well in Columbia County voting

...lobbyist gifts, granting gun licenses to service members younger than 21, the life amendment question, tax credits for home energy costs, and a Made in Georgia tax break.Advance declaration of party affiliation and casino gambling did not fare...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2012-08
Workshop to help cut cost of power bills

...Paul's Episcopal Church will hold a workshop on Saturday to help homeowners save money on their power bills.The free home energy audit training class, put on by representatives of the Georgia Interfaith Power & Light, is 9:30 a.m. to 11 a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-08-12/workshop-help-cut-cost-power-