8 tips to be #headsup and beat the heat this summer

(Wyoming) - It's officially summer and yesterday's record temperatures across Wyoming have many people taking precautions to stay #headsup and safe when the temps are sizzling. Fremont Motor Companies , Injury Prevention Resources , and Mountain View Regional Hospital join Pitchengine Communities in helping our communities stay #headsup during these summer months. The Center for Disease Control shared an infographic to highlight some of the facts and figures associated with heat waves: [image: img5-600px.jpg] Rocky Mountain Power’s electrical system is also feeling the heat both from the outside temperatures and the increased customer demand for electricity. “More electricity is used by our customers during the summer season than at any other time of the year,” said Paul Radakovich, Rocky Mountain Power vice president of operations. Rocky Mountain Power shared a list of customer energy-saving tips for summer. See the full list here . - Set the thermostat as high as comfortable; for example, 78 degrees or higher when at home. - Tune up air conditioners each year and clean or replace filters monthly. - Operate the clothes dryer and dishwasher at night. [image: 56e1a37b-eb82-4023-9e25-22031b215587.png] #county10 #news #oilcity #buckrail #county17 #dally #springcity #reboot #shortgo #news #headsup #fremontmotors #ipr #mvr