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Win 1 of 10 $500 Cash Prizes In This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

$500 to spend on whatever the heck you want.

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Katie Overmonds

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September 13, 2019

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Win The Second Trip to Disneyland in This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

Tell Mickey and Minnie we say hi when you’re this week’s winner!

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Katie Overmonds

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September 7, 2019

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Win 1 of 5 $1000 Target Gift Cards In This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

Can you use less power for an hour this week? Then get started on your Target spree daydreaming!

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Katie Overmonds

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September 2, 2019

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Win Tickets to Any Concert In America This MEGA #OhmHour!

Taylor Swift? Jonas Brothers? Paul McCartney? Dream big and we'll make it happen.

By

Katie Overmonds

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August 26, 2019

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Win a Home Solar Installation in This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

Your home could get a MAJOR upgrade if you’re this week’s prize winner.

By

Katie Overmonds

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September 6, 2019

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Win a Trip to Disneyland in This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

If you win this week's MEGA Summer Giveaway prize, you could be off to the most magical place on earth.

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Katie Overmonds

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September 6, 2019

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Win Home Cleaning for a Year in This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

Laundry, dirty dishes and dust bunnies be gone!

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Katie Overmonds

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August 4, 2019

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Win $100 Cash in This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

We’ll be drawing 50 lucky users to go home with this week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway prizes.

By

Katie Overmonds

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July 29, 2019

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Win A Glamping Weekend In Yosemite This Week in MEGA Summer!

All you need to do is unplug once this week for your chance to be one with the great outdoors.

By

Katie Overmonds

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July 21, 2019

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Win an Apple Smart Watch in This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

A Series 4 Apple Watch could be coming your way, just for unplugging.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

July 15, 2019

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OhmConnect’er Making His Groceries More Planet-Friendly After MEGA Win

Local, organic food no longer out of reach for MEGA Summer Giveaway winner

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Katie Overmonds

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July 7, 2019

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WIN 1 of 25 Nest Smart Thermostats In This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

It’s the gift that keeps on giving when you save ~23% on your energy bill each month

By

Katie Overmonds

on

July 2, 2019

Climate Change
Climate Change

4 Technologies Making the World More Energy Efficient

It’s easy to fear the downsides of technology. But these four innovations offer positive changes in how we use energy now and how we might in the future.

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June 27, 2019

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Family Flips Circuit Breaker Weekly for Unplugged Family Time

Their dedication to fully powering down during #OhmHours scored them a $5000 prize!

By

Katie Overmonds

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June 26, 2019

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WIN 1 of 5 $1000 Target Gift Cards In This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

Unplug for an hour this week and get started on your Target daydreaming.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

June 24, 2019

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MEGA Summer Prize Winner Taking Mom on Trip of a Lifetime

“My Mom said before she died, she’d love to see NYC. I promised myself I’d be able to make her dreams come true and now I can.”

By

Katie Overmonds

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June 20, 2019

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Win Your Grocery Bill Paid for 6 Months in This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

Lobster bisque? Don't mind if we do. Say goodbye to stress when your grocery bills are on us!

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Katie Overmonds

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June 17, 2019

Climate Change
Climate Change

Got a last-minute, 2-hour #OhmHour last night? Here’s why.

Find out why Flex Alerts happen, and how you can help the grid during times of emergency.

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Curtis Tongue

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June 12, 2019

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50 Winners Scoring Netflix For a Year in This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

Have endless entertainment during your next #OhmHour when you win a free Netflix subscription.

By

Katie Overmonds

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June 12, 2019

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OhmConnect User Has Earned More Than $11,000 For Her Energy Savings

She started out earning 37 cents per #OhmHour. Last year, she pulled in more than $3000.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

June 12, 2019

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Win A Trip to NYC With Hamilton Tickets in MEGA Summer 2019’s First Epic Giveaway!

See the show the world’s talking about if you’re this week’s lucky winner.

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Katie Overmonds

on

June 12, 2019

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Carlsbad Family Wins Their Cell Phone Bill Paid For The Year - Just For Using Less Energy!

They unplug once per week and last month, their small action won them a big prize.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

June 12, 2019

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The MEGA Summer 2019 Grand Prize: Your Energy Bills Paid for Life!

Qualify three times this summer to be eligible for MEGA Summer’s Grand Prize.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

June 12, 2019

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How to Bring Kids Into The Fun of #OhmHours

#OhmHour over the dinner hour? During bathtime? OhmConnect customers show us how #OhmHours with kids can be done - and celebrated!

By

Katie Overmonds

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June 12, 2019

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Win a Trip to Napa Valley in This Week's Prize #OhmHour!

Want to win the weekend of a lifetime? All you gotta do is unplug for an hour.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

June 12, 2019

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Latest Prize #OhmHour Winner Using Money to Pay for Dream Wedding

Michelle from Murrieta, CA struck it rich -- just for unplugging once per week.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

June 12, 2019

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Your second chance to win a trip to Disneyland is here!

Beat your energy goal during this week’s Prize #OhmHour and you could be off to the happiest place on earth

By

Katie Overmonds

on

June 12, 2019

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Meet Chris from San Diego, the latest Prize #OhmHour winner!

He’s figured out a way to not only beat his #OhmHour goals, but cut down his energy bills too.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

June 12, 2019

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Second chance to win your energy bill for a FULL YEAR!

When a giveaway is as popular as this one was, we do it again!

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Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Win $100 Cash in This Week’s Prize #OhmHour!

The winter season might be quieter, but the chances to earn don’t stop.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Prize #OhmHour Winner Taking Cash Prize & Going To Disneyland

(It only took a few tries to convince her that the prize was real!)

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Katie Overmonds

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April 18, 2019

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This month’s rent or mortgage payment is on us!

The weight of your mortgage weighing you down? Take a load off when you’re this week’s Prize #OhmHour winner.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

Smart Home
Smart Home

Could you 'Marie Kondo' your power usage and shrink your energy bill?

Take a lesson from the queen of clean and tidy up your energy usage to pay less for power.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Win A Trip For Two to Hawaii In This Week’s Prize #OhmHour!

Pack your bags! One lucky OhmConnect community member and a guest will win the trip of a lifetime around the Hawaiian Islands

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Longtime OhmConnect user and California Dad wins free energy for a year

Irvine, CA family wins their SCE energy bills paid for a year in our latest Prize #OhmHour giveaway

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Tell us what you think! We’re all ears.

We’re evolving, and we want your help shaping the future of OhmConnect!

By

Sophie Lubin

on

April 18, 2019

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WIN 1 of 50 $100 Target Gift Cards In This Week’s Prize #OhmHour Giveaway!

Can you unplug for an hour this week? Then you could earn yourself the VIP treatment at Target.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

Climate Change
Climate Change

7 New Year’s Resolutions That’ll Make You Money & Help The Planet

Happy New Year! Make this year’s resolutions count with goals that won’t just reward you but give the planet a high-five too.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Your energy bill for a FULL YEAR paid if you win this week’s Prize #OhmHour Giveaway!

Energy bills can be a serious drag. Let us lighten your load!

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Win an Apple Smart Watch Series 4 in the latest Prize #OhmHour Giveaway!

You’re already smart about your energy savings. Why not have the smart-tech gear to match?

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Final Weeks To Score $100 For Sharing Your #OhmHour Moments!

Share your #OhmHour photos and videos until December 23 for your chance to win.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Win a $150 Donation To The Charity Of Your Choice This Prize #OhmHour!

It’s the time of year to give back to those who need it most. Let’s make a big difference, together.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Win a $100 REI Gift Card in the latest Prize #OhmHour Giveaway!

100 lucky OhmConnect community members will be going home with a prize on December 9. What would you do with $100 at REI?

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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New Parents Get Extra Money For Diapers & Some Quality Baby Time During #OhmHours

“Our new conservation habits are helping us contribute some extra money towards our son’s education fund.”

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Win a $250 Amazon Gift Card in the latest Prize #OhmHour Giveaway!

50 lucky OhmConnect community members will be going home with a prize on November 25. How much holiday shopping can you do with $250?

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Announcing More Ways To Win With OhmConnect!

Share your favorite #OhmHour moments on social media and you could be going home with $100

By

Sophie Lubin

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April 18, 2019

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#OhmHours The First Step To Whole Home Efficiency for Valley Springs Homeowners

It started with an #OhmHour, then a smart thermostat. Now this family is on the journey to sustainability.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Win A Trip For Two to Costa Rica In This Week’s Prize #OhmHour!

Pack your bags! Three lucky OhmConnect community members will get the chance to go on a trip of a lifetime to Costa Rica

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Win A $250 Home Depot Gift Card In This Week’s Prize #OhmHour!

50 lucky OhmConnect community members will be going home with a prize this week. What home project could you get started on with $250?

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

User Stories
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OhmConnect Referrals Bring In Some Serious Extra Cash for Apple Valley Resident

She signed up for OhmConnect three months ago & already earned nearly $2500

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Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

Smart Home
Smart Home

It’s our favorite holiday of the year … Energy Efficiency Day!

We’ve rounded up the absolute best ways to celebrate this year. (Psst - a few of them will even pay you!)

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Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Meet The Family Who Won The Disneyland Trip In a MEGA Summer Giveaway!

Escondido-area Dad takes his two girls on the trip of a lifetime after powering down during a MEGA #OhmHour.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Bakersfield Family Pays Entire Year’s Energy Bill With Earnings From OhmConnect

Last year, their annual PG&E ‘True-Up’ bill came in at $1400. In just three months of participating in #OhmHours, they’ve earned almost enough to pay it in full.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Your Utility Bills For A Whole Year Could Be Paid By OhmConnect

If you’re this week’s MEGA Summer winner, you can say goodbye to stress about your utility bill.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Win $500 in Cold Hard Cash In This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

10 winners. $500 each. Will you be one of this week’s lucky energy savers?

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Win 1 of 5 $1000 Airbnb Credits In This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

Always wanted to stay a few nights in a luxury treehouse? Now’s your chance.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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MEGA Summer Winner Wins MEGA Prize & Gets Engaged On The Same Day!

“It was so many good things in such a short period of time - it felt unreal.”

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Win A $5000 Home Makeover In This Week’s MEGA Summer Live Giveaway!

Make your Pinterest board come to life with $5000 from Houzz.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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A Smart Thermostat Saved One OhmConnect User 25% On Their Energy Bill This Summer

It’s been HOT this summer, but the energy savings have been real for one family, without them lifting a finger

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Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Engineers Without Borders Puts Their OhmConnect Referral Rewards To Good Use

The San Francisco Chapter of EWB used some savvy OhmConnect strategies to fundraise for their cause

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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OhmConnect User Earns More Than $650 Without His Family Even Realizing They’re Participating

A few smart home devices allowed Joel and his family to participate in #OhmHours without even noticing

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Win a Smart Home Overhaul In This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

Ten lucky folks will get a complete smart home overhaul on us. Get a Nest Learning Thermostat, Nest Hello, Nest Cam Indoor, smart plugs, and more. Score!

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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WIN 1 of 5 $1000 Target Gift Cards In This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

Unplug for an hour this week and get started on your Target daydreaming.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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WIN a Trip To Disneyland In This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

Can you unplug for an hour this week? Then you could earn your family the VIP treatment at Disneyland.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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WIN a $5000 Target Run In This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

Can you unplug for an hour this week? Then you could earn yourself the VIP treatment at Target.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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WIN 1 of 5 VoltBike Electric Bicycles In This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

Five lucky OhmConnect community members will win a VoltBike for easy and battery-powered way of getting around town.

By

Curtis Tongue

on

April 18, 2019

User Stories
User Stories

San Diego Couple Makes #OhmHour Nights Date Nights - & They Get Paid To Do It!

Getting paid to go for a walk or out for dinner sounds like a pretty great deal to JR and Eileen.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

Climate Change
Climate Change

Extreme Heat Waves Mean Extreme Demand On The Energy Grid

OhmConnect customers playing a key role in electricity management this summer

By

Matt Duesterberg

on

April 18, 2019

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WIN A Trip To The Ritz-Carlton in Lake Tahoe In This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

Just unplug for an hour this week for a chance to see the sights in Lake Tahoe.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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Win a $5,000 Open Table Tab In This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

For the next 52 #OhmHours, we’ve got dinner covered. All you have to do is unplug.

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Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

User Stories
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They Beat Their MEGA #OhmHour Goal, We Gave Them Each $1000 Amazon Gift Cards

Scoring $1000 for one hour of unplugging is probably the best paying gig around!

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

User Stories
User Stories

California Mom Has Earned $290 So Far This Year With Smart Home Tech

Easy-to-install, the Hive Welcome Home pack pays her family each month for their home’s excess energy

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Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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WIN A Weekend In Monterey In This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

Just unplug for an hour this week for a chance to kick up your heels in Monterey Bay.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

Smart Home
Smart Home

Smart Thermostats 101: All You Need To Know To Upgrade & Save On Your Energy Bill

Why you need a smart thermostat (if you don’t already have one) and how IT can pay YOU for your energy

By

Maria Belenky

on

April 18, 2019

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User Stories

Oakland Resident Wins A Trip To Iceland Just For Unplugging Once Per Week

Darlington Ikwuemesibe is the latest winner of OhmConnect’s MEGA Summer Live contest

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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WIN 1 of 5 $1000 Amazon Gift Cards In This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

Unplug for an hour this week and get started on your Amazon daydreaming.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

User Stories
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SoCal Resident Uses Smart Home Tech & Strategy To Earn Almost $200 Per Month Without Lifting a Finger

He unplugs for a few hours every month, and gets paid big bucks for his energy savings. You can too!

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Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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WIN A Trip To Iceland In This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

All you have to do is save energy, and you could be off on the trip of a lifetime.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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WIN A Trip To Disneyland In This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

All you have to do is save energy, and you + your family or friends could be off to the happiest place on earth.

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Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

User Stories
User Stories

OhmConnect Super User Has Earned Nearly $9000 in Two Years

She’s learned the tricks to earning big during #OhmHours and getting others on board

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Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

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WIN A $5000 Target Shopping Spree In This Week’s MEGA Summer #OhmHour!

Succeed at a MEGA #OhmHour this week? You could be getting the VIP treatment at Target.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

Smart Home
Smart Home

Pocket $445 Per Year By Connecting Your OhmConnect Account With A Smart Thermostat

Thermostats that learn your habits, adjust accordingly and even participate in #OhmHours without you lifting a finger? Money. (Literally.)

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

Climate Change
Climate Change

It’s Been Exactly 1 Year Since the US Withdrew From the Paris Agreement: Here Are 5 Reasons We're Hopeful on Climate

This time last year, we mourned a decision that could have meant catastrophic outcomes for the country and the world. Today we celebrate our country’s resilience, ambition, and commitment to doing what’s right.

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Guest Author

on

April 18, 2019

Smart Home
Smart Home

9 Helpful Apps for Homeowners

Keep your bills in check, rent your extra space or get paid to save energy with the apps and services on this list

By

Jef van de Graaf

on

April 18, 2019

User Stories
User Stories

Fresno-Area Family Cashes Out $150 in Just 45 Days With OhmConnect

… and brings their PG&E bill down from $1000 to $150 per month!

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

Smart Home
Smart Home

11 Smart (& Easy!) Ways to Pay Less for Utilities

Most of us are overpaying for utilities - here's how to stop.

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Guest Author

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April 18, 2019

Smart Home
Smart Home

12 Apps That Pay For “Better” Lifestyle Choices

You're already going for a run, and turning off your lights when you leave the house - why not get paid for both of those actions?

By

Jef van de Graaf

on

April 18, 2019

User Stories
User Stories

Super-Couponer Makes Money Every Week With OhmConnect

Receipt Hog? Ibotta? She’s tried ‘em all.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

Smart Home
Smart Home

Pushing The Green Button: How to Access Your Home’s Energy Data to Save (& Even Earn) Money

Imagine seeing your energy usage in near real time and being able to make immediate changes to improve efficiency. That’s the power of Green Button.

By

John Anderson

on

April 18, 2019

Smart Home
Smart Home

These Devices Mean You Can Crush Your #OhmHours Without Lifting A Finger

‘Set it and forget it’ with smart home devices.

By

Sophie Lubin

on

February 1, 2019

User Stories
User Stories

Want to win $1000? Automate Your #OhmHours Like Amelina & Anthony

Automating her #OhmHours with IFTTT helped this Tracy, CA couple win $1000 in the latest MEGA #OhmHour.

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Curtis Tongue

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April 18, 2019

User Stories
User Stories

Making #OhmHours A Family Affair: One User Shows Us How It's Done

Think you can’t do #OhmHours with kids? Think again. This San Diego family thinks of unplugged time as the highlight of their week.

By

Katie Overmonds

on

April 18, 2019

Smart Home
Smart Home

9 Tweaks That Can Net You an Extra $580 Per Month

Life hacks, budget boosters and apps that pay you.

By

Curtis Tongue

on

April 18, 2019

Smart Home
Smart Home

Where Do The Prices Of Electricity Come From?

Our electrical grid is a massive, constantly moving machine. Here we break down how it works, and why we pay what we pay for power.

By

Matt Duesterberg

on

April 18, 2019

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