Is your home cold, drafty, or uncomfortably hot? Do you have high energy bills, ice dams on your roof, peeling paint or excessive dust?

insulation_map  Recommended insulation levels for retrofitting existing wood-framed buildings


These are common problems found in homes that may not be as energy efficient as they could be and can benefit from a whole-house energy improvement. Investing in home performance work can make your home more comfortable, and at the same time improve its energy efficiency – saving you money on utility bills and helping to protect the environment, too.

Learn more about common home problems and solutions.

Free Online Home Energy Audit Analyze your home energy usage and learn more ways to save in your household. 

Household Energy Tips -  To save energy and money on your utility bills, it’s important to know where energy is being consumed in your home. 

Spring/Summer Energy Tips  -  Here are a few simple tips that can result in big savings this season. 



Home Energy Assessment - An Energizing Indiana Program – Learn how you can raise your home’s performance, lower energy bills and improve in-home air quality with an in-home assessment. 

Instant Savings on CFL Bulbs - An Energizing Indiana Program – Take advantage of instant, in-store discounts when purchasing CFL bulbs at participating retail locations. No coupons or forms needed. 

Home Weatherization - Save on your energy bill year round with NIPSCO’s Home Weatherization Program, and earn incentives up to 40% on insulation, duct sealing and more. 




Want an energy audit? Call KREMC’s Energy Advisor 800-790-7362

Home kwh Usage worksheet (PDF)

Water Heater Facts (PDF)

Geothermal Facts (PDF)

Heat Pump Facts (PDF)

Dual Fuel Facts (PDF)

Understanding Power Factor

Tankless Water Heater Information

Together We Save

Degree Day Information


Appliance Recycle Program

Free Energy Audit — To schedule an energy audit of your home

Rebates & Incentives — Heating and water heating incentives

Down load Geothermal, Heat Pump and Water Heater fact sheets that briefly describe the benefits and savings.
Air-Source Heat Pump Fact Sheet
Geothermal Fact Sheet
Electric Water Heater Fact Sheet


Energy-Saving Tips

Energy Calculators

Compact Fluorescent Lights (CFLs)

Energy Saving Programs

Appliance Recycling Program -  An old fridge or freezer in your garage or basement uses four times the energy of newer models. Let us pick it up, recycle it and pay you $40.

Home Energy Assessments* -  Improve the efficiency and comfort of your home with an in-home analysis of your energy use and recommendations to save energy.

Kill-A-Watt EZ Meter -  Do you know what your home energy use is? It’s worth checking out. The Kill-A-Watt EZ Meter is a device that measures the amount of electricity various household electric appliances and electronics use.

Home Weatherization Program - Save energy and let I&M help with the installation cost of qualifying home weatherization improvements.

Income Qualified Weatherization* - Qualifying customers can learn where their homes lose the most energy and receive several energy efficient items.

Lighting* - Instant discounts on ENERGY STAR lighting, including CFLs, at participating retail stores.

Online Energy Checkup -  Manage your home energy use and costs with this interactive tool, and receive an energy efficiency kit.

Renewables and Demonstrations Pilot Program -  Considering a solar, geothermal or other project that uses the latest energy efficiency technologies? You may qualify for funding under this program.

Residential Peak Reduction -  Receive $40 in bill credits every year when you sign up to help manage peak demand on the electric system in the summer through automatic controls on your central air conditioning system.

School Education Program* -  Students in 5th and 6th grade learn about energy efficiency and how they can make an impact at home.

SMART ShiftSM - Save money by shifting some of your usage to the times of day when prices are lower and demand on the electric grid is lower.


Personalized Energy Report®

Smart $aver®

Power Manager®

Appliance Recycling

Residential Home Energy Assessments

Residential Lighting Discounts

Income Qualified Weatherization