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

5,812 people do this

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

15,442 people do this

Turn off your computer at night

12,040 people do this

Talk with your household members about your energy savings plan

6,490 people do this

Measure appliance energy use with a plug-in power meter

890 people do this

Unplug electronics when they're not in use

9,871 people do this

Adjust the display on your television

5,221 people do this

Choose an efficient television

2,772 people do this

Select efficient home office equipment

1,783 people do this

Install a solar PV system

389 people do this

Use power strips to easily turn off electronics

6,893 people do this