October is Energy Awareness Month, so the Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) and the Ohio Development Services Agency (DSA) have partnered to "provide tips on reducing energy costs as well as information on energy assistance programs," a PUCO press release announced. Ohio residents are encouraged to visit www.energyhelp.ohio.gov to learn about programs that are available, while Ohio businesses and communities are encouraged to visit www.development.ohio.gov/bs/bs_energyloanfund.htm. For more, read the full press release.