Next-Gen Smart Meters Have Arrived. Why That’s A Good Thing.

It’s been almost 20 years since the first smart electricity meters were deployed in the U.S. The introduction of these new power meters promised greater transparency, accuracy, and reliability around home...

One User’s Method For Getting The Most Out of Sense

During my 6 year journey using Sense, I have learned a lot from experimenting and from reading the stories of dozens of other users in the Sense Community. Through the process, I evolved a 5-step methodology...

Introducing Watt Check for Lights

One of the easiest ways to cut down on energy use is with LED light bulbs. LEDs use about 10% of the electricity of incandescent bulbs and last much longer, so making the upgrade is an easy choice. And many...

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Get your house ready for summer!

Follow these steps to reduce your home energy costs and keep indoor air clean this summer. Before air conditioners were widely available, many of us remember the spring ritual of taking down storm windows and replacing them with screens, which let...

Winter Energy Savings Tips for Every Budget

This winter could be an expensive one for home heating bills. U.S. households are on track to spend more on energy this winter than any year since at least 2014, despite predictions that it will be a mild winter across most of the country. Consumers...

Getting to Know Our Support Team at Sense

From technical issues to general installation questions, our Support team are unparalleled Sense experts. We talked with a few support team members to learn more about their love for customer service and their favorite part of working with Sense...

Saving with Sense in California

Depending on where you live, critical appliances breaking down can quickly turn into an emergency situation. Learn how this Sense user who copes with desert heat was able to diagnose his broken AC and find energy hogs hiding in plain sight. We...

Five Ways Sense Makes Your Home Safer

Sense is a great way to monitor your home’s electricity usage, but did you know that you can also use it to make your home safer? We combed through our favorite Sense features and stories to share our top 5 safety tips that can give you peace of...