For Immediate Release
NEWARK, Del. (June 29, 2018) – With temperatures forecasted to approach triple digits this weekend, there's no doubt, summer is officially in full swing, which means you may be using more energy to cool your home than you realize. So in between barbecues, beach days and belly flops into the pool, don't forget to make these simple adjustments around the house, to help you manage your energy use and keep those summer cooling costs down.
To reduce the impact that high temperatures can have on monthly energy costs, Delmarva Power customers also can sign up for Budget Billing. With Budget Billing, you can avoid seasonal peaks in your electric bill by dividing payments evenly over the course of the entire year. Customers having trouble managing their bills should contact Delmarva Power immediately at 1-800-375-7117.
Delmarva Power has a strong history of helping our customers save money and energy. Last year, more than 340,000 Delmarva Power customers together saved nearly $3.4 million by participating in Delmarva Power's Peak Savings Days programs. These programs reward customers for saving energy when demand for electricity is highest.
Customers can learn more about these programs and other ways to save money and energy by visiting delmarva.com/waystosave or calling 1-866-353-5799.
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About Delmarva Power: Delmarva Power, a public utility owned by Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC), provides safe and reliable energy to more than 520,000 electric delivery customers in Delaware and Maryland and approximately 132 ,000 natural gas delivery customers in northern Delaware.