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TEP asks customers to cut energy use during peak hours Thursday

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Posted at 11:40 AM, Sep 09, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-09 14:40:04-04

TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — Tucson Electric Power is asking customers to conserve energy Thursday.

The utility is asking that customers use as little energy as possible between 3 and 7 p.m.

TEP suggests avoiding laundry, running pool pumps or washing dishes during those hours.

The U.S. Department of Energy suggests setting the thermostat to 78 degrees during summer months.

For energy-saving tips click here or visit TEP's Beat the Peak page.

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