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Understanding Your Furnace or Boilers AFUE Ratio

Monday, December 16, 2013

Furnaces and boilers on today’s market are required by the Federal Trade Commission to carry an Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency ratio. It measures the amount of energy the furnace converts to heat compared to how much escapes through the chimney: the higher the number, the more efficient the furnace.

Decoding the MERV ratings of Heating and Air Conditioning Filters

Monday, September 23, 2013

Changing filters is the simplest maintenance task you have for your home heating and air conditioning system to keep it running efficiently and to assure high air quality within your home.

When you go to replace a filter, however, you may still have questions. It’s not just an issue of getting the right size filter to fit your system. You’ll face a range of filters with MERV ratings. Just what is a MERV, anyway, and how high a rating is good enough?

Is your air conditioner ready to retire?

Friday, May 31, 2013

After a long, distinguished career, your air conditioner is ready to retire.

You’ve shared a lot of summers together, but the inefficiency, high temperatures and uncomfortable indoor humidity have made it time to say goodbye. Don’t think of it as a hassle, think of it as an opportunity.

HVAC Program Rebate Changes Take Effect April 1, 2013

Thursday, March 28, 2013

CONSUMERS ENERGY REBATES

2013 Program Updates for Consumers Energy Home Performance with ENERGY STAR®

Thursday, January 3, 2013

We're excited to inform you that the Consumers Energy Home Performance with ENERGY STAR (HPwES) 2013 program was launched on Jan. 1. While the 2013 program will be similar to last year's campaign, below are some changes you should know. Also for your convenience, we've attached copies of the 2013 Customer Incentives and Rebate Application.