Low temps and high bills, an explanation

The unusually cold weather in December and January has created some unusually high electric bills for customers of Fayetteville Public Utilities. Many are asking the question, “Why does my bill go up when it is cold outside?”

The infographic below helps explains the relationship between electric rates and energy consumption.

If you are concerned about your bill, contact us at (931) 433-1522 to learn more about programs and services that can help you save energy and money the next time the weather gets cold (or hot).