SoCalGas Offers Customers Tips to Safely Prepare Homes for Colder Weather and Save on Energy Costs
Rebates available for energy efficient home upgrades
LOS ANGELES, Nov. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) today issued tips to homeowners on ways to safely winterize their homes and to help save on energy costs. During cold weather, it's possible to use three to seven times more natural gas than in summer months as your home heater responds to your thermostat settings and your water heater works harder to keep water hot. It is also important to do a safety check of your heating units before winter weather begins.
Home heating safety tips:
For more safety tips, visit: https://www.socalgas.com/stay-safe/safety-and-prevention/appliance-maintenance-and-safety
Save on energy costs with these simple steps:
SoCalGas also offers a Home Upgrade Program which takes a comprehensive, "whole-house" approach to energy efficiency. For more information, visit https://www.socalgas.com/save-money-and-energy/rebates-and-incentives/energy-upgrade-california.
SoCalGas has served communities in California for 150 years and is committed to being a leader in the region's clean energy future. The company has committed to spending $6 billion over the next five years to modernize and upgrade its gas infrastructure, while also reducing methane emissions. SoCalGas is working to accelerate the use of renewable natural gas, a carbon-neutral or carbon-negative fuel created by capturing and conditioning greenhouse gas emissions from farms, landfills and wastewater treatment plants. The company is a subsidiary of Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE), a Fortune 500 energy services holding company based in San Diego. For more information visit socalgas.com/newsroom or connect with SoCalGas on Twitter (@SoCalGas), Instagram (@SoCalGas) and Facebook.
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