Modifying Energy Buying Habits On The Farm

Farm Energy February 03, 2016 Print Friendly and PDF

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With the understanding of deregulated energy markets and having an option to buy energy at less expensive times of the day, how can you change your habits to take advantage? This curriculum module on Modifying Energy Buying Habits On The Farm covers opportunities to change buying habits to save money in deregulated markets.

Link to all of the Northeast Farm Energy IQ Curriculum, developed by Extension specialists from Penn State, Rutgers and University of Vermont.

This is part of the Smart Energy Buying and Use Curriculum Series:  Modifying Energy Buying habits | Buying Energy in a Time Differentiated Market | Energy Buying Options in Deregulated Markets

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Module Author: Gary Musgrave, is an Extension Intern for Penn State Extension Renewable Energy and Conservation Programming, specializes in energy markets, and brings over 30 years of experience in the Electrical Utility Industry.

If you wish to adapt these curriculum materials for your own educational purposes, please contact the Module Author for permission and files:

Gary Musgrave
Penn State Extension, Westmoreland County
214 Donohoe Road,Greensburg, PA 15601

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This work is supported by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture, New Technologies for Ag Extension project.