Other tips to reduce your use

Other devices account for 14% of yearly energy use for a typical household in your area.

Become more energy efficient before going solar

154 people do this

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

38,322 people do this

Turn off and unplug electronics

84 people do this

Measure appliance energy use with a plug-in power meter

2,332 people do this

Help reduce air pollution

6,240 people do this

Use battery-powered devices during Peak Time Savings Hours

71 people do this

Choose an efficient television

6,243 people do this

Upgrade to an ENERGY STAR® set-top box

12,731 people do this

Turn off your computer at night

26,252 people do this

Commit your household to saving energy during Peak Time Savings Hours

55 people do this

Talk with your household members about your energy savings plan

7,657 people do this

Unplug electronics when they're not in use

29,898 people do this

Help defeat the peak

26,263 people do this

Track your electricity usage with a home power monitor

1,351 people do this