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

5,884 people do this

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

15,450 people do this

Turn off your computer at night

12,053 people do this

Talk with your household members about your energy savings plan

6,589 people do this

Measure appliance energy use with a plug-in power meter

906 people do this

Unplug electronics when they're not in use

10,021 people do this

Adjust the display on your television

5,303 people do this

Choose an efficient television

2,809 people do this

Select efficient home office equipment

1,800 people do this

Install a solar PV system

403 people do this

Use power strips to easily turn off electronics

6,924 people do this