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Bundle Up Challenge

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Bundle Up Challenge

The Bundle Up Challenge, as part of the Knowledge Saves Power Project*, was a City-wide voluntary natural gas reduction challenge. Participating households were encouraged to reduce their natural gas consumption levels by 5% or more between January 1, 2019 and January 31, 2019 compared to their consumption for the same time period in 2018.

Congratulations to the Bundle Up Challenge Winners! Winners reduced their gas consumption by 41% in January 2019.

The top three winners are:
  • 1st Prize - Brad Russell
  • 2nd Prize - Thomas Forster
  • 3rd Prize - Nadine Kozma

About the Contest
Households in the City of Medicine Hat (City), Redcliff and Cypress County who receive a City residential Natural Gas Utility statement and have resided at the same address for a minimum of one year as of January 1, 2019 (on or before January 1, 2018) are encouraged to participate. Entrants who have not lived in the same dwelling for one (1) consecutive year are not eligible to enter or win.

For current and past usage, sign in to eUtility or, if you haven’t already, sign up for eUtility online by clicking the link below or by phoning customer service at 403.529.8111.

The Challenge runs from January 1, 2019 and January 31, 2019 .

Entries will be accepted:

  • at Customer Service at City Hall until January 31, 2019 at 4:30 p.m. MST, and
  • online until January 31, 2019 at 11:59 p.m. MST.
DYK_Self-Audit ToolkitsPrizes totaling $850 in City of Medicine Hat Gift Cards will be awarded to the top three (3) qualifying households that meet a minimum of 5% natural gas reduction:
  • $500 Grand prize will be awarded to the household with the greatest percentage natural gas reduction
  • $250 Second Place
  • $100 Third Place

Remaining entrants will be entered in to a random draw to win one of twenty (20) $50 City Gift Cards. Want extra entries? Challenge others to sign up and ask them to put your name on the entry form. The person(s) responsible for the most entries resulting from challenges will receive a $100 City Gift Card.

Click on the link below to find out where City Gift Cards can be redeemed.

Winners will be announced February 15, 2019. Should any category result in a tie among Entrants, HAT Smart (City) staff will determine one winner based on a random draw. Winners will be contacted and the Utility Bill account holder is responsible for collecting their prize from Customer Service within 30 days. Photo ID must be shown at time of pick up.

Tips and reminders will be emailed to participants, published on the HAT Smart webpage, and posted on the City’s Facebook and Twitter page.

By participating, contest entrants grant the City of Medicine Hat the right to use his or her name, and likeness. Recognition could include but is not limited to, the City and HAT Smart websites, City Facebook and Twitter accounts, Medicine Hat News, and the Shopper.

* The City of Medicine Hat launched its Knowledge Saves Power project in the fall of 2017. The goal of the project is to connect residents to tools and information to help conserve energy in their homes. For more information on the Project, click on the link below:

This project is administered by HAT Smart through the City of Medicine Hat and is made possible by a financial contribution from Natural Resources Canada.

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