Cooling tips to reduce your use

Cooling accounts for 3% of yearly energy use for a typical household in your area.

Talk to your landlord about installing a programmable thermostat

1,418 people do this

Insulate outlets and light switches

673 people do this

Upgrade to energy-efficient windows

720 people do this

Schedule a home energy assessment

2,115 people do this

Raise your thermostat temperature to 78°F

281 people do this

Improve your home's insulation

2,829 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient central air conditioner

286 people do this

Turn off the AC if you're leaving for the day

416 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient heat pump

122 people do this

Use fans instead of AC

1,174 people do this

Upgrade to ductless air conditioning

114 people do this

Talk to your landlord about upgrading your windows

84 people do this

Turn off window AC units during a Conservation Day

231 people do this

Save up cool air before a Conservation Day

212 people do this

Close window shades and blinds

575 people do this

Only cool occupied areas

487 people do this