Free tips to reduce your use

Upgrade to an ENERGY STAR® set-top box

5,622 people do this

Close your shades in the summer

9,613 people do this

Set your refrigerator's temperature to 38°F

7,027 people do this

Open your shades on winter days for natural light and warmth

6,421 people do this

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

14,989 people do this

Turn off your computer at night

11,997 people do this

Turn down your thermostat when using your fireplace

1,854 people do this

Set your thermostat to 68°F in the winter

1,761 people do this

Move furniture and drapes away from baseboard heaters

1,819 people do this

Shave a minute off shower time

5,855 people do this

Spotlight your work spaces

5,749 people do this

Run full dishwasher loads

8,494 people do this

Clear area around heating and cooling vents

4,319 people do this

Talk with your household members about your energy savings plan

6,166 people do this

Turn your water heater off or down when you're away

2,792 people do this

Unplug electronics when they're not in use

9,419 people do this