Other tips to reduce your use

Other devices account for 17% of yearly energy use for a typical household in your area.

Upgrade to an ENERGY STAR® set-top box

10,171 people do this

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

18,110 people do this

Turn off your computer at night

14,370 people do this

Turn off and unplug electronics

2,530 people do this

Talk with your household members about your energy savings plan

6,189 people do this

Measure appliance energy use with a plug-in power meter

916 people do this

Unplug electronics when they're not in use

15,419 people do this

Track your electricity usage with a home power monitor

829 people do this

Adjust the display on your television

8,287 people do this

Charge your electronic devices before Peak Events

1,064 people do this

Use a plug-in power meter to save

101 people do this

Choose an efficient television

3,028 people do this

Enjoy unplugged activities

2,710 people do this

Select efficient home office equipment

840 people do this

Use power strips to easily turn off electronics

7,917 people do this