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Why? An older refrigerator uses nearly twice as much energy as new efficient models. You pay more to run your spare, older appliance than your primary one in the...
Save up to $155 per year
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Why? Use of ENERGY STAR certified products can save you up to 30% of your home energy...
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Why? Showering accounts for about 40% of the average home's hot water use, but energy-efficient showerheads can cut use in half. Energy-efficient showerheads...
Save up to $75 per year
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Why? Outlets and light switches in the walls that separate your home from the outdoors are often overlooked sources of heating or cooling loss. Insulating these...
Save up to $90 per year
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Why? Light-emitting diode (LED) light bulbs save electricity by using up to 90% less energy to produce the same amount of light as conventional incandescent bulbs....
Save up to $100 over bulb life
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Why? In most homes, if you add up all the air leaks, the impact on your energy use is similar to leaving a window open. Air sealing is one of the most...
Save up to $400 per year
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Why? You can save up to 10% a year on heating and cooling by simply turning your thermostat back 7-10°F for eight hours a day from its normal...
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Why? If you have a home office, choosing an efficient printer, copier, or scanner could cut its energy use by 30%. With these smart purchases, it's possible to...
Save up to $70 per year
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Why? When your home is empty, your heating and cooling systems are still using energy to maintain the temperature set on your thermostat. By turning your...
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Why? Ducts carry air from your heating and AC systems to each room of your home. When ducts have leaks, they can lose up to 30% of heated or cooled air before it...
Save up to $170 per year
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Why? Many computers, televisions, and other devices draw power even when they are turned off. Since plugs to these devices can be tough to remove from the outlet...
Save up to $150 per year
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