Energy Efficiency at Home
Energy efficiency is using less energy to provide the same level of energy service. Our homes represent a huge opportunity for us to take small steps to reduce our impacts on the environment. The following tips will help you become more energy efficient and also save you money. Put this on your fridge and check them off as you complete them. Share your success story here!
- Schedule an Energy Audit with Cleveland Energy $aver or Cleveland Housing Network's Home Weatherization Program and make recommended improvements.
- Use a Power Strip and turn off electronics when not in use. Reducing phantom energy can save you up to 10% on your electric bill.
- Replace incandescent bulbs with CFLs or LEDs
- Buy Energy Efficient Appliances. Purchasing Energy Star Appliances helps you save money without sacrificing performance.