ComEd Provides Energy-Saving Tips to Help Customers Manage Energy Use During Current Heat Wave

CHICAGO (June 17, 2024) – With weather forecasts revealing multiple days of 90°F-plus temperatures this week, ComEd is prepared to deliver safe and reliable electric service to help keep customers cool. The company also offers tips that individuals and families can use to manage energy use this week, and throughout the season.

The tips are part of the award-winning ComEd Energy Efficiency Program, one of the largest in the nation, which offers rebates, discounts and services to help families and businesses manage their energy use and save money on electric bills.

  • Clear area around cooling vents.
    • Furniture, carpets, and other objects can block vents and prevent air from traveling. This blockage makes your cooling system work harder and prevents rooms from cooling down quickly.
  • Use your windows to keep out heat.