Small Changes,
Big Savings

Sandi, our Evergy energy efficiency expert, shares some personal customer stories and AC tips to help you reduce energy use and costs while staying comfortable.

You can also check out more simple ways to make small changes for big savings below...

Make quick, simple changes on your own and start seeing savings on your bill. Start small: Did you know smart thermostats help you save energy and gain control of your thermostat from anywhere? Find out why it's a good idea to update to a smart thermostat.

Smart Thermostat
Manual Thermostat
Adjust or check-in on your phone Manually adjust from home
Cut energy use with away mode, scheduling or learning options Scheduling or away mode not available
Track your energy use with an app No app integration or usage tracking
Complete control in your hands from anywhere Control from home only
Benefits of thermostat include mobile/app access, programmable, track usage and control from anywhere
You can use LEDs and smart power strips to conserve energy. Make those simple updates today for more big savings.
LEDs
CFLs
Incandescents
Last 35,000+ hours
(8 years+ average use)
Last around 15,000 hours
(3 years average use)
Last around 3,000 hours
(1-2 years average use)
Not hot to touch Hot to the touch because they use heat as energy source Get very hot to touch and rely on heat as energy source
Use least amount of energy Use more energy than LEDs Use energy inefficiently
Let you choose your own brightness Bright light only Limited options for brightness
Don't contain mercury Contain mercury/require special disposal Don't contain mercury

 For more information on LEDs, take a look through our LED guide and offerings.

Did you know a smart power strip lets you plug-in multiple devices and detects when they're no longer in use to turn them off/save you money? This is a great option for TV or computer set-ups.