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.

Top Ways to Save Energy for the Holidays 
Nov 20 2019
Top Ways to Save Energy for the Holidays 

MGE has no-cost tips for saving energy this winter.

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Don’t Get Caught in the Dark
Oct 11 2019
Don’t Get Caught in the Dark

Save energy with smart lights, LEDs.

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Beware of Phantom Energy
Oct 11 2019
Beware of Phantom Energy

Don't let energy waste haunt you! Learn how phantom energy may be costing you.

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Lock Your Windows…and Other Tips to Save
Oct 11 2019
Lock Your Windows…and Other Tips to Save

Finding the time to save energy doesn’t have to be scary.

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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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