Energy use can increase during certain times of the year for many common reasons, like warmer weather. But unique circumstances, like we find ourselves in today, also play a role. Understanding as much as possible about all these factors can translate into lower bills. Check out the videos below to better understand what impacts your bill most – and the actions you can take to save energy and money.

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Hot Weather

There are many different factors that can affect your energy bill and hotter weather is one. Watch and learn how rising temperatures can cause your bill to be higher than normal, resulting in bill fluctuations. You can also learn how to make changes to save energy and money now. 


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Billing Cycle Days

Billing cycle days is another key factor that can cause an increase in your energy bill. Learn more about bill cycle days and how your meter read date varies from month-to-month ranging between 28-35 days. 


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Other Factors

Additional factors can increase your energy bill too. Things like older appliances can be less efficient and use more energy; house guests, kids on break and working from home can all increase A/C, hot water and oven use; and even purchasing additional electronics. Watch the video to learn more about this. 

Ways to Save

Review Your Energy Costs

With the FPL Energy Analyzer, you can instantly see an itemized breakdown of your energy costs and take control.

Analyze Your Home

Track Energy Usage

Keep track of your energy usage with the FPL Mobile App. With features like projected bill, you can change your energy use before your payment is due.

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