GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) -- Our recent heat wave is just the start of western Colorado's hot summer -- one that's guaranteed to heat up your utility bill, too.
Xcel Energy and RepairClinic.com offer some simple tips for saving energy and keep your bill low through the blistering heat.
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Xcel officials also say it's a good idea to check on elderly or ill friends and family during periods of high heat to make sure they're OK.
For more tips from Xcel Energy, visit the "Using Electricity at Home" guide online.
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