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What is CPS Energy rush hour?

Last Updated: 1st May, 2020

CPS Energy will give you a $85 bill credit per thermostat when you sign up for Rush Hour Rewards. You'll get another $30 credit if you stay in the program program through September 30. There will be a maximum of 25 three-hour rush hour events each summer.

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Similarly, it is asked, why is my CPS Energy bill so high?

Record high temperatures have everyone's energy bills climbing, since the number one cause of high bills is weather. But not to worry, there are a number of things you can do to combat the hot temperatures and keep your bill from rising higher. Air Conditioning. Move the temperature of your AC up a few degrees.

Furthermore, can CPS control my thermostat? Connected thermostats make it easy and convenient to manage your home's energy use. You can adjust your thermostat on the go, or simply set an automatic schedule that optimizes your energy usage based on your routine. And by signing up with CPS Energy, you'll receive additional rewards.

Considering this, how can I lower my CPS bill?

Read through the following ideas so that you won't waste a cent on your future CPS bills.

  1. Plan Your Budget with CPS's Help.
  2. Learn About CPS Energy Rebates.
  3. Give Nest a Try, and Earn $150, or more!
  4. Easy Tricks to keep the House Warm.
  5. Seal up your Windows and Doors.
  6. Give your heater a monthly check-up.

How much does CPS charge per kWh?

CPS Energy's residential customers are charged a base rate of 6.91 cents per kilowatt-hour of electricity consumed during a month. After fees and other charges, the April 2018 average average cost for residential customers is 11.3 cents per kilowatt.

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