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

5,742 people do this

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

15,375 people do this

Turn off your computer at night

12,016 people do this

Talk with your household members about your energy savings plan

6,364 people do this

Measure appliance energy use with a plug-in power meter

865 people do this

Unplug electronics when they're not in use

9,710 people do this

Adjust the display on your television

5,106 people do this

Choose an efficient television

2,740 people do this

Select efficient home office equipment

1,758 people do this

Install a solar PV system

379 people do this

Use power strips to easily turn off electronics

6,851 people do this