Innovation

We want to give you, our customers, more control around how you use energy. We want to help you take advantage of evolving technologies, such as "smart" appliances, electric vehicles and battery storage, as they become available. Renewable energy options like our Green Power Tomorrow and Shared Solar programs can help shape the type of energy you use.

Easier access to helpful, more personalized information and resources can help you manage when and how you use electricity. We want to work with you, our customers, to develop the products and services that meet your needs and help us reach our shared energy goals.

What We Learned: Smart Thermostat Program
Aug 30 2018
What We Learned: Smart Thermostat Program

An early look at results from our Smart Thermostat Demand Response Program shows most participating customers appear willing to reduce their energy use during periods of high demand.

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A Learning EVent Off the Square
Aug 23 2018
A Learning EVent Off the Square

Learn about electric vehicles from drivers, dealers and MGE experts at the Madison Area National Drive Electric Week Event on Sept. 15.

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Sustainability at Home
Mar 02 2018
Sustainability at Home

Create a more sustainable space with efficient electric and convenient solar options for seasonal household improvements.

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MGE Energy Lab: Smart Lighting Explained
Nov 29 2017
MGE Energy Lab: Smart Lighting Explained

In this edition of MGE Energy Lab, we explore smart bulbs, outlets and how a mobile app can automate your household lighting.

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Go Green this Holiday Season
Oct 30 2017
Go Green this Holiday Season

Give the gift of energy savings with new technologies from power strips, to smart LED bulbs, to thermostats. Learn more about these smart ideas.

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Auto Show Offers Look at New EVs
Apr 27 2017
Auto Show Offers Look at New EVs

MGE sent a crew to the Chicago Auto Show with one objective in mind—to check out the latest and upcoming electric vehicles (EVs).

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