Free tips to reduce your use

Upgrade to an ENERGY STAR® set-top box

5,679 people do this

Close your shades in the summer

9,789 people do this

Set your refrigerator's temperature to 38°F

7,177 people do this

Open your shades on winter days for natural light and warmth

6,526 people do this

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

15,214 people do this

Turn off your computer at night

12,007 people do this

Turn down your thermostat when using your fireplace

1,865 people do this

Set your thermostat to 68°F in the winter

1,824 people do this

Move furniture and drapes away from baseboard heaters

1,871 people do this

Shave a minute off shower time

5,964 people do this

Spotlight your work spaces

5,855 people do this

Run full dishwasher loads

8,755 people do this

Clear area around heating and cooling vents

4,389 people do this

Talk with your household members about your energy savings plan

6,272 people do this

Turn your water heater off or down when you're away

2,804 people do this

Unplug electronics when they're not in use

9,584 people do this