Today’s Energy Wise Load Management
Energy Wise Heating: no control
Energy Wise Electric Water Heating: 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Generator Groups: no control
MVEC does its best to update control times Monday through Friday in advance of events; however control times are subject to change as weather conditions and other variables change. All times are approximate. Last update: 1/20/2019
- MVEC determines Energy Wise management times according to system-wide usage and wholesale power market energy prices.
- MVEC’s system electric load is impacted by temperature, humidity, time of day and other conditions.
- MVEC reduces its wholesale power costs by reducing the total amount of energy our members use at any one point during the calendar month. The savings come by reducing the demand for new power plants that would need to be built by our power suppliers.
- Energy Wise programs lower our power bills, so we can pass on the savings to our members. Here’s how Energy Wise participants contribute to power savings: