The Brave New Workshop has been writing, performing and producing sketch comedy and improvisation since 1958-- longer than any other theatre in the United States.
Turn off lights and unplug electronics when not in use to stop costly electricity leaks.
Replace incandescent bulbs with compact fluorescent light bulbs that use 75% less electricity and last 7-10 times longer.
Turn your thermostat down just two degrees in the winter to stay comfortable and save money.
Leave your car at home and take the bus once a week for work, school or errands.
Recycle the basics – newspapers bottles and cans – to reduce your home’s environmental impact and keep usable materials out of landfills.
Wash clothes in cold water to save money and preserve your clothing.
Take five minute showers for squeaky-clean energy savings.
Buy green power from your utility and cut back on your coal habit.
Close doors and windows to give your room A/C a break.
Turn your water heater dial to 120° to keep your energy bills low and your family safe.
Program your thermostat for smart heating and cooling (and lower bills)
Combine trips, walk or bike for some extra exercise and energy savings.
Drive to the speed limit and maintain tire pressure for easy gas savings.
Sign up for your utility’s air conditioning load control program and stop worrying about A/C costs.
Use fans instead of your central A/C on cool summer nights.
Use fans instead of your window A/C on cool summer nights.
Close your fireplace damper to prevent heated air from escaping your home
Give composting a whirl and turn waste into dirt.
Recycle like crazy at home and look for items in recyclable packaging.
Close windows and doors to give your central A/C a break during the summer
Install a high efficiency showerhead for effortless savings that don’t impact your comfort
Replace your 15+ year old fridge with a shiny new efficient unit.
Reach the pinnacle of recycling by never, ever throwing away a recyclable item, whether at home or out and about.
Host a free Energy Challenge presentation at your business, school, congregation or neighborhood.
Tell a friend about the Energy Challenge!
Use plastic window kits to keep your home nice and cozy in the winter.
Seal attic air leaks allowing heated air to escape from your house into the attic and wreak havoc.
Insulate your attic for big energy savings and comfort gains.
Replace your 15+ year old water heater with a shiny new efficient unit.
Replace your 20+ year old furnace with a shiny new efficient unit.
Replace your older central air conditioner and treat yourself to savings.
Insulate your walls to improve your comfort and reduce energy waste - it's like putting a sweater on your home!
Use LED holiday lights to light up your winter celebrations without lighting up your utility bills.
Create your own team and see how much you can save together.
Cars get tune-ups every few thousand miles - your furnace needs a tune up every fall.
Get some cheap solar power and dry your clothes outside!
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