Energy Saving Tips

Your Alcoa Electric Department electric rates are among the lowest in the entire country. Still, you can lower your power bills throughout the year with simple conservation steps provided by Tennessee Valley Authority’s Energy Website.

Seasonal Tips

As the weather cools down, your energy usage may be heating up! Following some simple low-cost tips can help lower your energy costs. For example, you could reduce your electric bill 1%-3% by turning down your thermostat just one degree. What plans do you have for that extra money?

Want your home to be more comfortable? TVA and your local power company are currently offering complimentary eScore energy evaluations in your area – a $250 to $350 value – including the following benefits:

  • Top to bottom assessment of your home by a TVA-certified energy advisor
  •  Custom report including recommendations and photos of important areas
  •  Up to 6 LED light bulbs installed
  • Complimentary inspections of QCN work by our professional energy advisors to ensure it's done the right way.

Please call 1-855-2eScore (1-855-237-2673) to speak with one of our friendly customer service representatives and schedule your complimentary eScore energy evaluation, Monday through Friday, 7am to 5pm Central Time. Or visit to schedule online. Use the offer code SAVEWITHESCORE2019. 

Below are some additional low-cost energy saving tips that you can use to start saving energy today. 

General Energy Saving Tips