Other tips to reduce your use

Other devices account for 9% of yearly energy use for a typical household in your area.

Upgrade to an ENERGY STAR® set-top box

6,047 people do this

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

15,634 people do this

Turn off your computer at night

12,160 people do this

Talk with your household members about your energy savings plan

6,853 people do this

Measure appliance energy use with a plug-in power meter

949 people do this

Unplug electronics when they're not in use

10,451 people do this

Adjust the display on your television

5,501 people do this

Choose an efficient television

2,920 people do this

Select efficient home office equipment

1,876 people do this

Install a solar PV system

437 people do this

Use power strips to easily turn off electronics

7,041 people do this