Discover high-tech tools for home energy efficiency

In recent years, an expanded array of resources has been developed to improve energy efficiency. Innovations in mobile communication, smart devices and other high-tech gadgets have accelerated the means to which energy usage can be monitored and reduced, allowing the discovery of new approaches to energy efficiency. Here are a few types of gadgets that can help. ... Read more



Estimate your home energy usage

Knowing the amount of energy consumed by each appliance or device in your home provides an idea of how to modify energy usage, and as a result, can lead to reduced monthly energy bills. ... Read more


Slim and trim: New Year's resolutions made easy

They say abs are made in the kitchen. Ironically, your utility bill tends to bulk up there, too. ... Read more



Take a peek at refrigerator-freezer efficiency

Refrigerators and freezers are a mainstay of many kitchens, but these appliances are also among the home’s largest consumers of energy. Follow these tips to reduce the amount of energy they consume each year. ... Read more