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Tag: Conservation

CPS Energy Color Coding Aims To Lower Energy Use

CPS Energy is launching a new conservation notification program to help customers conserve energy, manage their bills, and support state grid reliability. The notification scheme consists of four color-coded conservation levels to help residents lower energy use this summer. Green days call for everyday conservation actions while yellow days recommend additional actions during peak demand.… Continue Reading CPS Energy Color Coding Aims To Lower Energy Use

San Antonio Ends Watering Rules

Per city ordinance, San Antonio City Manager Erik Walsh, in consultation with SAWS President/CEO Robert R. Puente, declared an end to Stage 1 watering rules effective Tuesday, November 2. Year-round watering rules will then be in effect. Recent rains and cooler temperatures have helped send the 10-day average for the Edwards Aquifer above the necessary… Continue Reading San Antonio Ends Watering Rules

5 Steps To a Gorgeous Garden

You may want to sit down for this: There is no such thing as a no-maintenance garden. Luckily there is such a thing as a low maintenance garden — one that only requires you to tackle five basic tasks before spring officially arrives. 1. Cut back perennials after the chance of freezing temperatures has passed,… Continue Reading 5 Steps To a Gorgeous Garden