Half of U.S. Solar by 2050 – What’s Really Happening

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Half U.S. Electricity Solar by 2050? What’s Really Happening Media outlet headlines and social media posts galore last week came out with a force for the following announcement: the Biden Administration is talking about nearly half of U.S. electricity coming from solar power by 2050. Clean energy advocates, climate warriors, and regular consumers alike raised […]

Is Propane Safe, Affordable and My Best Option?

The perennial favorite for barbecue grills, propane is also a versatile and convenient fuel with a wide range of applications. Many Americans are turning to propane to serve as the primary energy source in their homes. There are many reasons for switching from electricity, heating oil and natural gas. Let’s drill down on the benefits […]

Looking Back on 2020: COVID-19’s Impact on Energy Consumption

The COVID-19 pandemic created a lot of devastation, uncertainty, and long-lingering impacts from which modern society, leaders, and markets will be looking back on for years to come. While these impacts will be the dominating memory, and rightfully so, the situation that required people to drastically adjust their ways of lives create countless ‘natural experiments’ […]

10 Easy Ways to Be More Energy Efficient in 2018

While we have improved the way to be more energy efficient over the years, we feel there are many easy things we can do at both home and office to be a bit proactive. Fall/Winter Lowering Energy Suggestions #10 Lower Thermostat During Colder Months – Just a couple degrees downward can make a big difference. […]

Dominoes are Falling in States Setting 100% Clean Energy Goals

The Green New Deal has made a lot of noise since late 2018 in the push towards an energy transition, one that would replace America’s polluting and greenhouse gas emitting fossil fuels with renewable and carbon-free energy sources. In terms of efforts to get the American energy mix to 100% clean and/or renewable energy, the […]

Atlantic Energy’s Smart Home Bundle Gets Even More Eco-Friendly By Going Plastic Free

When eligible customers make the switch to Atlantic Energy, oftentimes they do so because they are seeking to go green with their residential power needs. Atlantic Energy’s customers not only get more affordable energy for their daily needs but by using us they also support our eco-friendly renewable energy sources. Our power generation comes from […]

Staying Energy Conscious While Hanging the Holiday Lights

Whether you’re the overly ambitious household stringing up your holiday lights as soon as Halloween passes or you staunchly wait until Thanksgiving turkey leftovers have been consumed, there’s one fact about holiday lights that’s universal: they drive up our power bills every year. Come December, you may feel festive hanging Christmas lights or decorating the […]

Are You Ready to Purchase an Electric Vehicle?

There once was a time where electric vehicles on the road were just an impractical plaything for the wealthy who got early access to a Tesla. But actually, if you go back further, electricity was actually one of the options to run early developed automobiles before gasoline won out as the preferred technology. Despite having […]

5 Top Energy Saving Tips for the Winter Season

The winter season can mean plenty of things to different people: treasured time with families during the holidays, hot chocolate and snowball fights, or even a reason to bust out your favorite sweaters and jackets. But for those of us who constantly think about how to sustainably live green and reduce energy use for our […]