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ELECTRIC WATER HEATER REBATE Georgetown Utility Systems (GUS) is committed to helping our customers save money on their electric bill. If your conventional electric water heater was purchased prior to 2015, it may not be as efficient as it could be since national standards have changed. GUS electric customers choosing

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The purpose of an energy assessment is to analyze the energy use in a home. During the energy assessment, the Energy Coordinator will analyze electric consumption history and look for opportunities to reduce the amount of energy being used in order to help customers reduce their bills. The assessment takes

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Electric ConservationHVAC

A great way to improve the efficiency of heating and cooling systems is to incorporate control strategies that ensure systems are used only when necessary. Common control strategies include ENERGY STAR qualified programmable thermostats, multiple zones, and CO2 demand sensors. These strategies can be specified on new heating and cooling systems

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Electric ConservationHVAC

Just like your automobile, your facility’s heating and cooling systems need maintenance to operate efficiently. To improve efficiency and help ensure reliability and long life, consider the following tips. Engage a qualified HVAC firm in a maintenance contract with seasonal tune-ups. During these tune-ups, a technician should check combustion efficiency,

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Electric ConservationHVAC

One of the first steps you should consider before upgrading your heating and cooling system is to reduce your load (i.e. how much heating and cooling you actually use). Reducing the load allows existing systems to operate less frequently and newer systems to be designed smaller, thereby lowering operating costs.

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Customer Care FormsElectricElectric ConservationFeatured Topic - Electric

If you are a Georgetown Utility Systems (GUS) electric customer, we would like to invite you to try LED light bulbs for free!  Through the LED Exchange Program, GUS electric customers can trade-in 4 incandescent or 4 CFLs for 4 LED lights (10w) up to four times per calendar year at the Georgetown

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ElectricElectric Conservation

After washing your clothes, save energy by hanging them outside to dry! Clothes dryers are among the biggest energy hogs in a typical household. Air drying your washed clothes, instead of putting them in your loud, energy sucking, house-heating electric dryer is a great way to save energy … and

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Do you need to contact us about a power outage?  Call (512) 930-3640 (Customer Care). The Energy Services Department is managed within Georgetown Utility Systems (GUS), by a Board of Directors that are appointed by City Council.  The Division consists of four separate sections; Energy Services, Electric Operations, Transmission &

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Customer Care FormsElectric FormsWater Forms

A customer who is disabled, or who is 60 years of age or older, may request, in writing, a standing waiver of the late penalty, for utility payments made after the due date. The customer’s disabled status must be verified by an Award Letter from the Social Security Administration.  This

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You can now request that personal information contained in our utility records not be released to unauthorized persons. The Texas legislature enacted a bill allowing publicly-owned utilities to give their customers the option of making the customer’s address, telephone number, personal identification, and billing and usage information, confidential. Complete the

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