Eversource Energy expects surge in A/C demand

With temperatures in the 90s today, Eversource Energy says it's expecting a big spike in demand as people turn on their air conditioners. The utility

The utility company is reminding customers that their units will work better and more efficiently if the filters and coils are cleaned on a regular basis.

The utility company is reminding customers that their units will work better and more efficiently if the filters and coils are cleaned on a regular basis. (7/22/16)

NORWALK - With temperatures in the 90s today, Eversource Energy says it's expecting a big spike in demand as people turn on their air conditioners.

The utility company is reminding customers that their units will work better and more efficiently if the filters and coils are cleaned on a regular basis.

They also suggest making sure the vents are not blocked.

Eversource says you should also seal up any cracks or gaps in windows and door frames to help keep the cool air in.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Karen Ivers took part in her last graduation 1 Bridgeport nursing director retiring after 35 years
Soto's family describes the 31-year-old as funny, helpful, 2 Family mourns death of Stamford man killed in crash
Bridgeport police say a woman is in critical 3 Police: Woman shot in the head in Bridgeport
4 Connecticut Sportscast, Jan. 20
Stamford police say one man is recovering after 5 Police: Man critical after Stamford store shooting

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Focus on Connecticut Focus on Connecticut

Features local, state and federal officials discussing the issues around southwestern Connecticut.

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut. Our Lives

Celebrates African-American culture in southwestern Connecticut.

Each week News 12 Connecticut introduces you to Hometown Hero

News 12 highlights people who give to the community.

We spotlight a local team each week. Connecticut Team of the Week

Each week News 12 Connecticut highlights a team from a local school.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE