Why Renters Use More Electricity

Why do people buy inefficient refrigerators and clothes washers when spending a little more for an efficient one would save them money over time through lower electricity or water bills? There are a variety of reasons, but one that is persistently cited is that people are not necessarily buying these appliances ...

2015-05-07T15:45:25-05:00December 20th, 2012|National Market|

Comptroller Audits Utility Bill Program

A program meant to help New Jerseyans struggling with utility bills has come under scrutiny by state officials, who have raised questions about the way it is administered. New Jersey's comptroller released an audit Tuesday of NJ Shares, a nonprofit program that provides emergency utility-bill assistance ...

2015-05-07T15:41:30-05:00December 17th, 2012|New Jersey Market|