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How to pay less for electricity with Time of Use rates in 2022

Learn the Time-of-Use hack that could save you a bundle on your energy bill

Bills
User Stories

OhmConnect member joins to fight high energy bills, wins major prize

“Electricity is expensive! OhmConnect is a great way to save some of that money.”

Smart Home

MEGA Summer is back at OhmConnect!

Find out how to win and earn *big* as the weather heats up

SDG&E
User Stories

Nurse and Dedicated Father Honored With 1 Million Watts

Always present with patients and his children for bedtime stories makes this San Diego man a hero to us

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User Stories

OhmConnect Customer Goes All In With Her Watts and Wins $5000!

“I probably could have cashed out around $250 but we just went for it, and we got lucky!”

SDG&E
User Stories

San Diego Resident Wins $3500 in a Prize OhmHour Giveaway and Shares Her Energy Saving Hacks

She joined OhmConnect just over a month ago and has already struck it rich!

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User Stories

After Being Hit Hard By The Pandemic, OhmConnect’s $100,000 Winner Is Now Debt Free

“We’ve been putting our groceries on our credit card and I wasn’t sure how we’d pay it off.”

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User Stories

Brand new OhmConnect customer wins major prize after only three days in the program

Connecting a smart thermostat to OhmConnect won this Mountainview homeowner $650

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Smart Home

The Best Cheap & Free Tools for Home Energy Efficiency

Making your home energy efficient shouldn't break the bank. Check out our best tips to save on your energy bill.

PG&E
Climate Change

What’s the difference between a rotating power outage and a PSPS?

The low-down on Public Safety Power Shutoffs - why they happen and how you can prepare

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User Stories

MEGA Summer winner earns ~$1000 in a year of energy saving

“My rewards started around $2 per OhmHour but I stuck with it and it just started to grow”

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Prizes

Win $50 Cash in This Week's MEGA Summer Giveaway

Who couldn't use some extra cash in their pocket?

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Smart Home

How to save energy while working from home

Flexible hours and no commute can be good for your mental health, and your pocketbook

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Smart Home

How to stay cool and save energy during heat waves

Use these simple, low-cost tips to stay comfortable and keep your energy bill in check (and even get paid!) during heat waves

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Prizes

25 Winners Scoring Netflix For a Year in This Week’s MEGA #OhmHour Giveaway!

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

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User Stories

Dream Pebble Beach trip made possible with OhmHour earnings

“We paid for it using the money we earned going swimming!”

Prizes

Win 1 of 10 Google Nest Hello Doorbells in this week's MEGA Summer Giveaway!

‍Unplug once this week to have a chance to score some new front door swag. 

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Smart Home

12 Ways To Save Energy at Home During COVID-19

Simple tips to help manage your home energy usage and bills during this difficult time.

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Prizes

Win $250 Cash in This Week's MEGA Summer Giveaway

What would YOU do with some fast cash in your pocket? 

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Climate Change

8 Parenting Hacks To Help You Raise a Zero Waste Baby

Those tiny baby feet can leave a HUGE eco-footprint, but they don’t have to.

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Prizes

Win 1 of 5 $500 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!

Bills
User Stories

OhmConnect Customer Takes Home $3000 Prize After Automating Home With Smart Plugs

“My appliances all turn off on their own when there’s an #OhmHour, which is pretty cool.”

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Smart Home

Timing is Everything - How Staggering Your Energy Use Could Save You a Bundle

The price of electricity can vary from day to day and even by hour. Are you getting the best rates on your energy bill?

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Prizes

Win a Peloton Bike & 1-Year Membership in This Week's MEGA Summer Giveaway!

Staying at home doesn’t have to mean giving up on your fitness goals.

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Prizes

Win your childcare costs covered for the Summer in this week's MEGA Summer draw!

At the best of times, raising a baby or a child isn’t an easy (or sometimes even affordable) job. 

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Prizes

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.

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Smart Home

The Clothesline Comeback

Why more people are drying on the line

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Prizes

Win an ENERGY STAR Washer Dryer Combo in This Week’s MEGA Summer Giveaway!

Laundry day can be fun again if you’re this week’s winner.

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User Stories

OhmConnect Customer Wins Major Prize - Without Even Realizing He’d Qualified!

Referring a friend to OhmConnect paid off BIG for our latest prize winner.

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Smart Home

Spring Home Maintenance: Ways to Save Energy In The Spring

Spring clean your energy bill with this energy saving, Spring home maintenance checklist.

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Smart Home

13 Ways for Apartment Renters to Save Money on Energy

Take control of your energy costs with these tips and tricks.

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Smart Home

How to stop COVID-19 from hiking up your energy bill

Tips to avoid a sky-high energy bill while we Shelter In Place.

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User Stories

60 Productive ways to spend time when you’re social distancing

Under quarantine? Social distancing? Here's how to spend your time while you’re in isolation.

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User Stories

14 Romantic Ways to Spend an OhmHour

We're sure you can think of ways to spend time together in the dark, but here are 14 more!

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User Stories

OhmConnect Cash Prize Brings 8-Year-Old’s Birthday Party to Life

Temecula Mom and daughter celebrate their energy efficiency with a $100 prize

SDG&E
User Stories

Prize OhmHour Winner Wins Without Knowing She’d Participated in a Prize OhmHour!

Normally she earns a few dollars every OhmHour. This time, Sophia from San Diego won her mortgage paid for the month.

Bills
Smart Home

The Hidden Expense of Raising Kids That No Mom Blogs Tell You About

If you're not careful, the costs can add up in a BIG way.

PG&E
User Stories

An Hour of Unplugged Family Time Scored McKinleyville Mom a trip to Disneyland!

“I was shaking when I saw my name called as the winner. I couldn’t believe this was real!”

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Prizes

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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Prizes

Win 1 of 5 $500 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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Prizes

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

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

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Prizes

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.

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Prizes

Win a Trip to Disneyland in This Week’s Prize #OhmHour!

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

Bills
Prizes

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.

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Prizes

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.

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Prizes

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.

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Prizes

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

SDG&E
User Stories

Family Flips Circuit Breaker Weekly for Unplugged Family Time

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

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User Stories

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.”

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Prizes

25 Winners Scoring Netflix For a Year in This Week’s MEGA #OhmHour Giveaway!

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

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Prizes

The MEGA Summer 2020 Grand Prize: Your Energy Bills Paid for Life!

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

Bills
User Stories

Latest Prize OhmHour Winner Using Money to Pay for Dream Wedding

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

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Prizes

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

Unplug
User Stories

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.

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Prizes

Your 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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Prizes

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

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

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Prizes

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.

Prizes

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

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

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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.

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Prizes

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?

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Prizes

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

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

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User Stories

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.”

Wifi Thermostats
User Stories

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.

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Prizes

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

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User Stories

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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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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User Stories

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.

Bills
Prizes

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.

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Prizes

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.

Unplug
Prizes

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

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

Internet of Things
User Stories

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

Internet of Things
Prizes

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!

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Prizes

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.

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Prizes

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.

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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.

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Prizes

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.

SDG&E
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.

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Prizes

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.

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Prizes

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.

Wifi Thermostats
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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Prizes

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.

Wifi Thermostats
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

PG&E
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

Smart Money
Prizes

WIN 1 of 5 $1000 Amazon Gift Cards In This Week’s Prize #OhmHour Giveaway!

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

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User Stories

California Man Hacked His Energy Bill - Now He EARNS Almost $500 Per Month!

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

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Prizes

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.

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Prizes

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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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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Prizes

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.

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