Tips

Heat Less Save More

Save an additional 5%-12% of energy by installing a water heater timer. Installing a timer will reduce the period of time your heater is on each day.

Turn Off Save more

Turn Oven off 10 minutes before the end of the cooking time. The oven will keep the same temperature.

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Buy ENERGY STAR® certified products whenever possible. ENERGY STAR® products use less energy, save money and help protect the environment.

Switch Off Save more

 Lighting accounts for about 15% of a home’s electricity usage. Turning off lights that aren’t in use is a simple and effective way to save energy and money.

Go Cold Save more

Use cold water for laundry to save energy and money. About 90% of the energy used by washing machines goes to heating the water.

Cook Small Save more

Use toaster ovens to cook or reheat food. They use up to 50% less energy than large ovens and stoves.

Charge Less Save more

Unplug devices such as electronics once fully charged. Chargers continue to use energy even when they aren’t in use.

Good Temps Save more

Set your fridge to 40°F and your freezer to 0°F to save money. Settings too cold can use up to 25% more energy.

Cover Up Save more

When using an electric kettle or oven, boil only the amount of water you need to save time, energy and money.

Fill More Save more

Use less energy in keeping your fridge to temperature by filling it up. Cold food keeps other food cold by helping to insulate other goods and saves you money.