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

5,971 people do this

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

15,479 people do this

Turn off your computer at night

12,074 people do this

Talk with your household members about your energy savings plan

6,716 people do this

Measure appliance energy use with a plug-in power meter

920 people do this

Unplug electronics when they're not in use

10,237 people do this

Adjust the display on your television

5,388 people do this

Choose an efficient television

2,870 people do this

Select efficient home office equipment

1,829 people do this

Install a solar PV system

416 people do this

Use power strips to easily turn off electronics

6,975 people do this