The following tools will help you determine your current energy use and how you can save on your monthly energy bills.
Both the 101 Ways to Save and Home Energy Savings Guide brochures provide homeowners with tips for saving money at home. Follwing just a few of these tips can help save you money on your energy costs.
Save Energy, Save Money
The Together We Save campaign is a multi-tiered effort to motivate co-op members to take action to save money and energy. At the epicenter of this effort is TogetherWeSave.com, a website that demonstrates how taking simple energy-saving steps leads to real dollar savings. Together We Save also has a free app available for download on Android and iPhone devices. Search "Together We Save" in the app store and take energy saving tools and tips with you on the go.
Energy Savings Home Tour
This interactive tour will help you identify areas where you can reduce energy use throughout your home. See what changes you could make to your home to reduce your costs. Click here to take the tour.
Energy Saving Videos and Articles
Take a few minutes to browse through some of these videos and articles that provide helpful energy saving tips. Click here to access the videos and articles.
Energy-Efficiency Home Analysis Tool
This interactive tour to learn about quick tips and fixes, designed around your space, to help cut down on your energy and costs. Click here to access the home analysis tool.
Home Energy Saver
This interactive calculator will provide you with estimates of energy use costs based on figures you provide. The results, given in annual and monthly amounts, are intended to be estimates. They provide you the differences between the energy your home currently is using versus various "what-if" scenarios. See what changes you could make to your home to reduce your costs by clicking here.
Home Energy Resource Guide
You can learn more about how much energy your home requires by clicking here. You'll find information on everything from attic insulation to water heaters.
The Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy offers information on energy efficiency. Click here to find more information on wise energy use.
Purchasing Energy-Efficient Appliances
Choosing energy-efficient appliances for your home will help you save on electric costs. Click here to find the product that's right for you.
Energy Star Tax Credits
If you purchase energy-efficient appliances during the year, you may be eligible for certain federal tax credits. Click here to take a look at Energy Star tax credits that are available.