Sign up for your utility’s air conditioning load control program and stop worrying about A/C costs.
Close windows and doors to give your central A/C a break during the summer
Program your thermostat for smart heating and cooling (and lower bills)
Replace incandescent bulbs with compact fluorescent light bulbs that use 75% less electricity and last 7-10 times longer.
Use fans instead of your central A/C on cool summer nights.
Turn your water heater dial to 120° to keep your energy bills low and your family safe.
Take five minute showers for squeaky-clean energy savings.
Combine trips, walk or bike for some extra exercise and energy savings.
Wash clothes in cold water to save money and preserve your clothing.
Turn your thermostat down just two degrees in the winter to stay comfortable and save money.
Turn off lights and unplug electronics when not in use to stop costly electricity leaks.
Drive to the speed limit and maintain tire pressure for easy gas savings.
Turn your central air conditioning up just two degrees to stay comfortable and save money.
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.
Give composting a whirl and turn waste into dirt.
Composting is fun every day of the year!
Seal attic air leaks allowing heated air to escape from your house into the attic and wreak havoc.
Leave your car at home and take the bus once a week for work, school or errands.
Install a high efficiency showerhead for effortless savings that don’t impact your comfort
Replace your 15+ year old water heater with a shiny new efficient unit.
Replace your 15+ year old window A/C with a shiny new efficient unit.
Get rid of the beer fridge for serious savings!
Recycle the basics – newspapers bottles and cans – to reduce your home’s environmental impact and keep usable materials out of landfills.
Recycle like crazy at home and look for items in recyclable packaging.
Use fans instead of your window A/C on cool summer nights.
Use plastic window kits to keep your home nice and cozy in the winter.
Get some cheap solar power and dry your clothes outside!
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