Free tips to reduce your use

Upgrade to an ENERGY STAR® set-top box

5,777 people do this

Close your shades in the summer

10,075 people do this

Set your refrigerator's temperature to 38°F

7,432 people do this

Open your shades on winter days for natural light and warmth

6,882 people do this

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

15,431 people do this

Turn off your computer at night

12,029 people do this

Turn down your thermostat when using your fireplace

1,905 people do this

Set your thermostat to 68°F in the winter

2,107 people do this

Move furniture and drapes away from baseboard heaters

1,994 people do this

Shave a minute off shower time

6,126 people do this

Spotlight your work spaces

6,006 people do this

Run full dishwasher loads

9,131 people do this

Clear area around heating and cooling vents

4,623 people do this

Talk with your household members about your energy savings plan

6,437 people do this

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

2,821 people do this

Unplug electronics when they're not in use

9,806 people do this