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The monthly Connections newsletter brings you up to date on ways to save money and energy, news at SMUD and new technologies to help you manage your electricity usage.

Here are the topics covered in this month's issue. To read the full issue, download the pdf.

SMUD Solar Regatta

There's fun in the sun for teachers and students

Fun is the object, but learning is the result at SMUD's new hands-on, 'Teaching Through Solar' exhibit. Located in the SMUD Customer Service Center, admission is free.
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Peace of mind against unforeseen repairs

SMUD's HomePower® program covers you up to $500 a year for repair of outlets, switches, circuit breakers, wiring and more.
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Control phantom loads and save big

Join us Saturday, Oct. 17, at 9 a.m. and discover how low-cost things like timers, plug strips, and other energy saving devices can reduce that phantom electrical load. This 3-hour workshop is free.
Register online

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