OPALCO Energy Savings

Earn Rewards for your energy savings now, and help the Islands stay sustainable for years to come.

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Access OPALCO’s tools for saving energy and money!

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Ready to Go Electric?

Considering going solar? Optional intro: A great local credit card should provide the convenience and peace of mind you need, with the perks and rewards you deserve

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Switch it Up!

Save $$$ when you switch to electricity for heating and transportation!

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Electric Vehicles

Electric Vehicles (EVs) are ideal for use in San Juan County. Check out our many tools that can help you in your EV research.

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Measure Your Energy Use

The most efficient and cost-effective way to monitor your daily usage and to pay your bill is through our electronic billing tool: SmartHub.

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The Electric Life Blog

More energy savings tips and tricks

  • Meet the Most-Palmer Family: An Efficiency Oasis on Orcas Island

    Tucked away in a little oasis right outside of Eastsound, meet James, Sara Joy and June who have turned their land into a prime example of our energy future. They have solar panels, a solar hot water heater, electric tools, a Ductless Heat Pump and their home has been primed for maximum efficiency. “It just makes so much sense to … Continue reading

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  • Ductless Heat Pumps – Clean your filters

    OPALCO has helped over 125 household install super efficient and cost effective Ductless Heat Pumps through our on-bill financing program Switch It Up! One important thing to do is to clean your filters on a monthly basis. A lot of models also offer filters with higher MERV ratings which is good for this unhealthy air quality we’ve been experiencing. Watch … Continue reading

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  • Bruce Nyden: Living the Electric Life on High

    A lifelong outdoor enthusiast, scuba diver and activist for healthy oceans, Bruce Nyden has channeled his passion for the environment into energy efficiency and renewable power. His home in Friday Harbor is a demonstration project of best practices, featuring some of the latest nifty gadgets. “If I can show people what’s possible,” said Nyden, “maybe I can help move the … Continue reading

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