Get an energy audit: These are offered by many electric utility companies for free. A professional will inspect your location to check for air check for air leaks, insulation issues, or opportunities to install energy-efficient lighting.
Compact Fluorescent Lamp (CFL) bulbs use 75% less energy and last up to 10x longer than traditional incandescent bulbs. Learn more.
Powering off appliances and electronics saves money and energy. It also extends their operating life. Learn more.
Lower your thermostat: The location of home’s thermostat can also affect its performance and efficiency. Place thermostats away from direct sunlight, drafts, doorways, skylights and windows. Learn more.