Other tips to reduce your use

Other devices account for 11% of yearly energy use for a typical household in your area.

Upgrade to an ENERGY STAR® set-top box

223 people do this

Set your computer to "sleep mode" when not in use

785 people do this

Turn off your computer at night

681 people do this

Adjust the display on your television

208 people do this

Choose an efficient television

77 people do this

Create an energy savings plan

112 people do this

Select efficient home office equipment

53 people do this

Talk with your household members about your energy savings plan

200 people do this

Measure appliance energy use with a plug-in power meter

40 people do this

Unplug electronics when they're not in use

285 people do this

Use power strips to easily turn off electronics

203 people do this