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Energy Saving Tips in the Home: Spring Cleaning Checklist

May 13, 2020 5:20:55 PM

Are you looking for energy saving tips in the home during the Spring time? Look no further, APG&E, is here to provide ...

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How to Avoid Electricity Bill Scams

Apr 29, 2020 10:08:53 AM

Are you getting electricity bill scams? When unusual events happen, such as COVID-19, scammers start doubling down ...

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Energy Saving LED Light Bulbs 2020 - APG&E

Feb 18, 2020 9:00:00 AM

LED lights save energy, its true. Being environmentally friendly is often associated with higher costs, leading many ...

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9 Unique Valentine’s Day Gifts Ideas - APG&E

Feb 6, 2020 5:04:34 PM

Valentine’s Day is almost here, and whether you love it or hate it, this big day is virtually impossible to avoid. If ...

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How Much Electricity Do Christmas Lights Use

Nov 26, 2019 1:34:25 PM

How Much Electricity Do Christmas Lights Use? Every year after Halloween, there seems to be a very apparent shift in ...

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10 Best Electric Heaters for This Winter

Nov 7, 2019 11:40:37 AM

We’re finally in the time of the year where cold fronts are our friends, and everyone wants to get outside and enjoy ...

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Free Nights and Weekends, Top Plans Compared.

Oct 24, 2019 11:33:41 AM

If you have recently shopped for electricity in Texas, you have likely seen an energy plan advertising "free nights," ...

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How To Have a Healthy Halloween

Oct 18, 2019 12:07:24 PM

One of the most exciting parts about Halloween for me is dressing up, but for kids, it's most likely the loads of candy ...

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Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

Oct 9, 2019 9:31:23 AM

Fall is officially here (including Texas, finally) and it’s time to make sure your home is in peak condition before ...

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10 Ways to Help Climate Change - Energy Consumption | APGE

Oct 1, 2019 10:49:36 AM

“People are suffering, people are dying, entire ecosystems are collapsing.” Those were just some of the powerful words ...

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Nike Scores Big on the “Court” with Renewable Energy

Sep 26, 2019 1:33:22 PM

Another big play from Nike as they opened a new distribution center in Ham, Belgium, that runs on 100% renewable ...

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World Cleanup Day: Saturday, September 21st.

Sep 20, 2019 12:41:54 PM

This Saturday is World Cleanup Day. It’s a goal that crosses borders and defies cultural differences as one of the ...

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Products That Get A Major Discount in September

Sep 13, 2019 1:12:26 PM

Whether you have a house full of kids or are living your best life on your own, Fall is an excellent time to upgrade ...

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Facebook Invests in Renewable Sources of Energy

Sep 5, 2019 9:27:26 AM

Facebook invests in sources of renewable energy. It turns out that your memes, rants, and other posts on Facebook run ...

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The Best Dehumidifiers for Your Home

Aug 29, 2019 10:57:46 AM

The majority of Texans, and especially Houstonians, are very familiar with high humidity and its’ effects. Sometimes ...

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Eco-Friendly School Supplies for Back to School

Aug 22, 2019 9:35:30 AM

Looking for eco friendly school supplies now that classes are back in session? It’s time to get smart with a back to ...

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Wholesale Electricity Plans... Are They Worth It?

Aug 14, 2019 4:19:05 PM

As you’re probably aware, we’ve seen some pretty extreme heat in Texas over the past week. In fact, we set a new ...

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Texas Generates More Electricity From Wind Than Coal

Aug 8, 2019 2:29:03 PM

The other week after a company presentation, we heard some interesting news: for the first time ever, Texas has ...

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When The City That Never Sleeps Went Dark

Jul 31, 2019 1:22:42 PM

Power outages are not uncommon though generally they’re associated with weather conditions. However, one of the most ...

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The Best Smart Plugs for Your Home

Jul 22, 2019 9:40:00 AM

Smart plugs are an easy and affordable way to add some intelligence to your home. Plugging them directly into an ...

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The best travel accessories to solve all your problems.

Jul 16, 2019 1:24:46 PM

Whether for business or pleasure, travel can be fun, energizing, and exciting — or exhausting, frustrating, and boring. ...

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Last Minute Fourth of July Party Hacks & Firework Safety

Jul 3, 2019 10:08:27 AM

This Thursday is America’s birthday, and that means it’s time to party. Whether you’re hosting your first 4th of July ...

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How To Host a Green Cookout

Jun 17, 2019 9:08:00 AM

Summer is here and it’s time to start taking advantage of that beautiful sunny weather. Inviting friends and family ...

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Keep Your A/C Costs Cool This Summer

Jun 12, 2019 12:54:52 PM

You’re no stranger to pool parties, ice cream trucks, and certainly not the heat of summer. However, if you’re anything ...

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Hurricane Preparedness: What You Need To Do Now

Jun 4, 2019 10:29:08 AM

It’s officially Hurricane Season (June 1st to November 30th) and time to ask yourself, are you ready? These massive ...

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Activities To Do With The Kids This Summer

May 29, 2019 9:45:00 AM

Schools out for summer! Before the cries of boredom start, get your boredom busters lined up. Here’s a list of easy, ...

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What To Expect When Switching Electricity Providers - APGE

May 24, 2019 9:36:29 AM

For most of us, setting up or switching electricity companies and services has become a simple but unsophisticated ...

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Summer Tips for Your Yard or Patio

May 16, 2019 9:56:42 AM

Don’t let the summertime heat prevent you from getting the most out of your yard or patio. Get ready to take on the ...

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How To Take Advantage Of Summer Savings

May 9, 2019 12:52:24 PM

Looking forward to summer this year? Well, you could make your summer even sweeter by saving and earning some extra ...

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Ultimate Eco-Friendly Camping Trip Guide

Apr 29, 2019 9:20:00 AM

Flowers are in full bloom, birds are chirping, and Mother Nature is calling your name. It's time to get outdoors and ...

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Celebrating Earth Day, Every Day

Apr 22, 2019 10:47:41 AM

Today, and every day, we celebrate Earth Day and join Earth Day Network, the world’s largest environmental movement, as ...

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7 Tips and Tricks to Keep Your Home Cleaner Longer

Apr 17, 2019 10:20:36 AM

Are you looking to keep your home cleaner, longer? Let me rephrase, are you hoping to keep your home cleaner for ...

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Spruce Up Your Home Sustainably This Spring

Apr 11, 2019 10:50:16 AM

Are you finished with your spring cleaning? Are you looking to bring some new life into your home this season? For most ...

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Give Your Garbage Another Life

Apr 4, 2019 9:57:10 AM

We're celebrating #EarthMonth by reimagining how we recycle and improving the ways in which we do. We're following ...

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Free Nights and Weekends. No Free Lunch?

Mar 27, 2019 11:48:56 AM

Are you one of the many who has fallen victim to a misleading energy plan? In today's world, some electricity plans are ...

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13 Spring Cleaning Tips For A Happy Home

Mar 20, 2019 3:22:14 PM

Maintaining a healthy home goes beyond dusting and vacuuming. When is the last time you checked your smoke alarms? How ...

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Demystifying Misleading Retail Energy Industry Plans

Mar 11, 2019 8:40:00 AM

The noise created by gimmicky electricity plans in the market place have made it difficult for consumers to clearly ...

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Myth Buster: Real Ways to Save Electricity | APGE

Mar 4, 2019 2:57:47 PM

There are many ways to save electricity at home. We are given a list of changes we can make to reduce the cost of our ...

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APG&E, Houston's Best and Brightest Companies to Work For

Feb 20, 2019 2:27:33 PM

APGE is One of the Best Companies to Work for in Houston We are proud to announce that APG&E has been named one of ...

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Energy-Efficient and Romantic Valentine's Day Date Ideas

Feb 12, 2019 9:33:44 AM

This Valentine’s Day, it’s understandable if energy efficiency isn’t necessarily the first thing on your mind – but ...

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Presidents' Day Sales and The Cost of Your Next Appliance

Feb 6, 2019 11:02:28 AM

Presidents' Day is right around the corner and is generally a time for can’t-miss sales. As  the  sales approach, it’s ...

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2018 In Retrospect

Jan 28, 2019 12:37:59 PM

Time flies!  It’s now 2019!  Our dedicated Team at APG&E has accomplished so much in the past year.  Thanks to our ...

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Winter Storm Safety Tips

Jan 22, 2019 1:21:35 PM

Winter storms can bring extreme cold, freezing rain, snow, ice, high winds and dangerously low temperatures lasting ...

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Trivia with APG&E

Jan 15, 2019 10:56:03 AM

Welcome to our Trivia Series and thanks for playing! At APG&E, we aim to be your trusted and reliable supplier for ...

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Protect Yourself Against Utility Scams

Jan 11, 2019 11:38:09 AM

Scammers are at it again! Utility and power customers around the country should be aware of telephone, mail, email, ...

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10 Surprising Energy Hogs in Your Home

Jan 7, 2019 1:13:39 PM

There are devices that could be hogging energy in your home and you may not even know it. These energy hogs use more ...

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7 Home Energy Saving Tips to Kickstart The New Year

Dec 26, 2018 6:30:00 AM

Looking for home energy saving tips for the new year? We have exactly what you are looking for! New Year’s resolutions ...

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Top 10 Holiday Recycling Tips

Dec 11, 2018 9:44:29 AM

Every holiday season, we unknowingly wreak havoc on our local recycling facilities by placing the wrong items in their ...

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How To Use Less Energy This Holiday Season

Dec 7, 2018 12:22:53 PM

The Holiday Season is full of celebrations amongst friends and family and a time when energy use is high. Whether it's ...

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How to Winter-Proof Your Home to Save Money on Electricity

Nov 27, 2018 10:49:54 AM

Does it feel like you're spending a fortune every winter to heat your home and keep it comfortable? Are you hoping to ...

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10 Ways to Save on Electric Bill

Nov 12, 2018 3:28:15 PM

No matter how much you pay for electricity each month, getting a lower electric bill would make anyone happy. The good ...

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What is a Smart Thermostat and What Can It Do for Me?

Nov 5, 2018 2:07:13 PM

There was a time when controlling your thermostat meant cranking a dial on the wall. Now, manual thermostats are ...

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When To Pull The Plug On Your Appliances To Save Energy & Money

Oct 22, 2018 1:11:31 PM

Have you ever needed an outlet, looked around your house and saw that all of them are already in use? Or have you ...

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Who is APG&E

Oct 11, 2018 8:07:00 AM

Founded by first- and second-generation immigrant entrepreneurs on December 20, 2004, APG&E was built with one goal in ...

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How to Avoid Utility Scams

Oct 1, 2018 11:05:28 AM

Avoid Utility Scams: How to Not Fall For it Avoid utility scams with these tips. Utility customers around the country ...

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Moving to Texas: How To Set Up Electricity Service

Sep 25, 2018 10:37:03 AM

How to Set up Electricity  How to set up electricity services, follow along with APGE. What most people don’t know when ...

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APG&E and EDF Renew Energy Service Agreement

Sep 17, 2018 11:05:37 AM

We're happy to announce exciting news that we have renewed our Energy Supply Agreement with EDF Trading North America, ...

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