This phrase is defined as, “The use of electricity to power things that would otherwise be run by fossil fuels, like natural gas, diesel, propane, fuel oil or gasoline, where doing so reduces greenhouse gas emissions and saves consumers money.” More simply put, it means switching the fuel that powers something you use every day to meet one of the following conditions, without adversely affecting the others:
1) Saves you money over time.
2) Benefits the environment and reduces greenhouse gas emissions.
3) Improves product quality or your quality of life.
4) Foster a more robust, resilient or reliable power grid.
Your co-op is here to support you and how you choose to power your life. Whether you prefer gas-powered lawn tools or a new battery pack, we’re here to look out for you.