Texans are being asked to reduce their electric use, because electric demand is predicted to outpace supply Monday afternoon as temperatures soar into the triple digits throughout the state. Here are some things you can do during the daytime hours to conserve electricity.
- Set thermostat to 78 degrees or higher
- Close drapes and blinds
- Turn off and unplug nonessential devices
- Avoid using larger appliances like ovens or washing machine
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