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

222 people do this

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

784 people do this

Turn off your computer at night

679 people do this

Create an energy savings plan

112 people do this

Talk with your household members about your energy savings plan

199 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

Adjust the display on your television

207 people do this

Choose an efficient television

76 people do this

Select efficient home office equipment

53 people do this

Install a solar PV system

37 people do this

Use power strips to easily turn off electronics

203 people do this