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

1,318 people do this

Insulate outlets and light switches

641 people do this

Upgrade to energy-efficient windows

711 people do this

Schedule a home energy assessment

2,094 people do this

Raise your thermostat temperature to 78°F

161 people do this

Improve your home's insulation

2,788 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient central air conditioner

275 people do this

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

254 people do this

Upgrade to an efficient heat pump

117 people do this

Use fans instead of AC

1,147 people do this

Upgrade to ductless air conditioning

110 people do this

Talk to your landlord about upgrading your windows

82 people do this

Turn off window AC units during a Conservation Day

150 people do this

Save up cool air before a Conservation Day

119 people do this

Close window shades and blinds

340 people do this

Only cool occupied areas

473 people do this