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Celebrating 2016 with Mr. Ohm

OhmConnect was founded on the idea of rewarding people for saving energy at times when it’s most environmentally beneficial and financially rewarding for California residents.

Here’s a snapshot of what you helped our community achieve:
Continue reading “Celebrating 2016 with Mr. Ohm”

#OhmHour ‘Unplug and Recharge’ Competition

Congratulations to Jasmine W for winning our #OhmHour competition! How did she spend her #OhmHour? She rounded up her family and spent the hour reading stories to each other. We couldn’t think of a more fun way to ‘unplug and recharge’ than that. Continue reading “#OhmHour ‘Unplug and Recharge’ Competition”

Earn up to $75 per referral

Referral and enrollment bonuses have been a key part of growing the OhmConnect community into California’s largest energy payments program.

As the community has grown, we noticed that many new members are worth more than the 2000 point ($20) bonus we currently award for enrolling or referring a new member. Continue reading “Earn up to $75 per referral”

Introducing The New OhmConnect Store

The OhmConnect Store has a new look, featuring fresh updates driven by helpful feedback from our community. Check it out here! Continue reading “Introducing The New OhmConnect Store”

User Spotlight: A Super Saver

We know you’re all interested in learning how to save as much energy as possible during #OhmHours. Last week, we shared some #OhmHour tips and tricks from the OhmConnect team. This week, we’re featuring a spotlight interview with one of our veteran users and super savers, David S. Continue reading “User Spotlight: A Super Saver”

Hitting an #OhmRun

Beating Your Forecast: Three Steps for #OhmHour Success

We know the feeling. “I spent that entire #OhmHour reading by candlelight, but my usage was still pretty high! What am I missing?”

There are many factors that influence electricity consumption in the home, and it’s difficult to guarantee #OhmHour success. However, if you follow a few key principles and know some tips and tricks, you can get pretty darn good at it. This page is here to help you get started on your journey toward #OhmHour mastery. Continue reading “Hitting an #OhmRun”

Level Up!

We’re excited to reveal one of the upcoming changes you can expect to see soon on your dashboard: Status Levels.

Over the coming weeks, you’ll notice the ‘To Do’ list on your dashboard will be replaced with your ‘Status Level.’ Similar to an airline frequent flyer program, each status level will have varying features and benefits. You will be able to advance your status level by: Continue reading “Level Up!”

Back to School

It’s that time of year again. Sharpen your pencils and put on your thinking caps, because it’s time to go ‘Back to School!”

We’d like to remind members of our community with children of our successful OhmConnect for Schools program. It’s a simple program that helps your school or club raise money when your community saves energy. Continue reading “Back to School”

How many Gigawatts?!

The sun is shining on California this summer and showed a bright future for our solar industry.

The California ISO, the organization which operates our grid and pays for your #OhmHour participation, reported that California produced over 8 Gigawatts of solar electricity. This is enough to power nearly 6 million homes or alternatively send Marty McFly back to the future 6 times. This enormous amount of solar power is twice the record from mid-2014. Continue reading “How many Gigawatts?!”

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