By enrolling in Lumbee River EMC’s Connect My Thermostat offering within our Connect to Save program, you will join thousands of your neighbors in achieving benefits for your home and our whole community. You'll receive $50 up front, then an additional $50 for each year you participate.
Your participation also enhances power grid reliability and provides wholesale power cost savings to cooperative members by using the grid more efficiently.
When high demand for electricity is expected, your thermostat may be automatically adjusted up to three degrees. Your home may be heated or cooled in advance, and most members don't notice a difference when these adjustments take place.
You can always opt out of adjustments if you'd like. To receive your $50 reward, we ask that you opt of out no more than five times per year.
Connect to Save is offered by your electric cooperative to help residential members use
energy smarter and more efficiently—without sacrificing comfort. Using your smart
thermostat, and optional water heater device, Connect to Save will automatically manage
your energy use on select days (or “events”) when electric demand is high, or nearing peak
demand. As a bonus, you will also receive a $50 annual incentive for each year you
Select a Smart Thermostat
Schedule your Free Installation
What to expect during installation?
Our visit should last between 1 1/2 to 3 hours, depending on the
devices to be installed. The installer will perform the following services
during that time:
Install smart thermostat
Install water heater intelligent switch (if selected and eligible)
Connect the device to existing Wi-Fi network and perform first-time setup