air conditioning

Energy-saving tips for staying cool
News Cristabelle Tumola 7/16/2012 at 11:48AM

As the temperature rises, so do electric bills. To save money while staying cool, Con Edison offers these energy-saving tips. Make sure air conditioner filters are clean for peak efficiency. Set thermostats no lower than 78 degrees. Each degree lower increases cooling costs by 6 percent. Close off the rooms not being used if you [...]