Energy Use

Using energy efficiently and conserving it are some of the most critical actions we all can take to reduce our environmental footprint and save money. Energy efficiency is recognized as a key strategy for reducing carbon dioxide emissions. MGE is targeting net-zero carbon electricity by 2050.


And, if we control and reduce our energy use—individually and collectively—we will help to reduce costs for all of us in the long run. Working together, we can have a positive impact on our energy use, our community and our environment.

At Home for the Holidays 
Nov 19 2020
At Home for the Holidays 

Get tips to help make your home more comfortable and energy efficient this season.

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Prepare Your Home for Winter
Nov 11 2020
Prepare Your Home for Winter

Make your home more comfortable and energy efficient with simple strategies.

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Easy Ways to Save Energy This Fall
Oct 12 2020
Easy Ways to Save Energy This Fall

Smart thermostats, smart power strips and strategic window coverings can help you save.

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Smart Thermostat Program to Expand
Apr 17 2019
Smart Thermostat Program to Expand

MGE is preparing to expand the program to include Nest smart thermostats and certain others.

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New Year's Resolution: Save Energy
Dec 06 2018
New Year's Resolution: Save Energy

We are counting down the best ways to save energy in 2019.

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Energy-Saving Partnership Wins Award
Jan 15 2018
Energy-Saving Partnership Wins Award

MGE's On Demand Savings program, launched with Wisconsin's Focus on Energy, is being recognized for inspiring efficiency! See how it's also a win-win for all customers in a brief video.

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