Cooling tips to reduce your use

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

Close your shades in the summer

9,718 people do this

Insulate outlets and light switches

859 people do this

Clean or replace air filters

6,626 people do this

Use a ceiling fan and raise the thermostat setting 4°F

1,318 people do this

Raise your thermostat temperature to 78°F

719 people do this

Clear area around heating and cooling vents

8,219 people do this

Install a smart thermostat

11,665 people do this

Install window shades such as blinds or shutters

1,736 people do this

Use fans instead of AC

1,366 people do this

Clear the area around your outdoor AC unit

4,014 people do this

Use fans and reduce air conditioning

239 people do this

Seal air leaks

2,427 people do this

Seal gaps around window AC units

387 people do this

Turn off window AC units during a Conservation Day

609 people do this

Save up cool air before a Conservation Day

587 people do this

Set your thermostat to 78°F in the summer

5,544 people do this