LES ’ CUSTOMER NEWSLETTER MARCH 2017
1040 O Street , P . O . Box 80869 Lincoln , NE 68501-0869
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Lincoln Electric System
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SMART WAYS TO SAVE
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LES ’ Virtual Net Metering and Sustainable Energy Program put money back in your pocket .
Harness the power of the sun Plug in to potential power savings through Virtual Net Metering , a community solar program !
Residential , General Service and Heating Service customers have the chance to benefit from the sun ’ s energy without having to install solar technology on their property with LES ’ latest moneysaving offering . Energy-conscious
ELIGIBILITY customers can invest in “ virtual ” solar panels — representing a portion of the actual energy generated by LES ’ community solar facility — and receive a monthly credit on their energy bill .
Each virtual solar panel requires an upfront investment of $ 685 , but over the course of the 20-year life of the program , the energy credits can lead to solar savings . >> MORE
Virtual Net Metering
Offered to Residential , General Service and Heating Service Customers
Your refrigerator consumes a large portion of the energy used in your home . Cleaning the coils will help it operate more efficiently .
Upgrade to a programmable thermostat . When used properly , they will keep your AC or heating system from running as much so you can save energy .
Use your blinds , shades and drapes on the sunny sides of your home to keep the heat out on warm days or heat your home on cold days .
$ 685 per “ virtual ” panel *
$ 38 / year * Residential estimate
An outlet timer and a smart power strip can help you save energy when electronics and lighting are not in use .
Bill credit >> MORE based on facility performance and investment
* Visit LES . com / solar for pricing and program details . Year 1 prices shown + tax . LES . com