Category Archives: Action Items

Put in Storm Windows

  440 lbs CO2 Per Year $55 Savings Per Year Short Description Putting in STORM WINDOWS during the winter can help seal up leaks and drafts that suck money right out your windows through heat costs! Learn more. Long Description Putting in storm windows during the winter can help seal up leaks and drafts that… Continue Reading

Reduce your Cooking Time

200 lbs CO2 Per Year $80 Savings Per Year Short Description Preparing food ahead of time and making extra food when you cook are great ways to save energy on cooking! Long Description Preparing food ahead of time and making extra food when you cook are great ways to save energy on cooking! Continue Reading

Use Flat Bottom Pans

200 lbs CO2 Per Year $80 Savings Per Year Short Description Using flat-bottomed pots and pans helps them heat up faster, and thus not using the heat as long, savin you energy! Long Description Using flat-bottomed pots and pans helps them heat up faster, and thus not using the heat as long, savin you energy! Continue Reading

Ditch the Extra Fridge

1000 lbs CO2 Per Year $100 Savings Per Year Short Description Getting rid of an extra refrigerator at home can save money, and help the environment. Long Description Refrigerators generally take the lead when it comes to energy costs. On average a refrigerator can cost you over $100 a year to run. Some older models… Continue Reading

Get an Oil Change

60 lbs CO2 Per Year $105 Savings Per Year Short Description Up-to-date servicing of your vehicle keeps it running more efficiently, and helps reduce emissions Long Description Don’t put on the dirty overalls, don’t try and put your car up on the jacks, and don’t climb under the car. Get someone else to do it… Continue Reading

No Cost Energy Assessment

1431 lbs CO2 Per Year $152 Savings Per Year Short Description A home ENERGY ASSESSMENT will reduce your energy costs, improve the comfort of your home, and lower greenhouse gas emissions. Long Description A Home Energy Assessment will reduce your energy costs, improve the comfort of your home, and lower greenhouse gas emissions. An energy… Continue Reading

Insulate your Hot Water Tank and Pipes

  1100 lbs CO2 Per Year $50 Savings Per Year Short Description Keep your energy bills low by insulating your HOT WATER TANK and pipes. Long Description Most people are unaware that hot water heaters are a major source of energy waste in old homes. Most homes (especially older homes) are usually equipped with outdated… Continue Reading

Put On A Sweater

570 lbs CO2 Per Year $52 Savings Per Year Short Description Wearing an extra layer is actually worth about 2° in your home. That’s 2° that you do not need to heat your home, that you can save on utility bills! Long Description We know it’s cliché, and we apologize…but you can’t argue with efficiency… Continue Reading

Turn Down the Temp 2!!

570 lbs CO2 Per Year $52 Savings Per Year Short Description Save energy and stay comfortable. Turn your heat down by 2°!! Long Description When the weather turns cold, stay comfortable and save some money on your heating bills. Challenge yourself, your family, and friends to keep the thermostat set just two degrees lower than… Continue Reading

Use More Rugs in the Winter

50 lbs CO2 Per Year $10 Savings Per Year Short Description Using more rugs in the Winter can help keep your feet warm! Hard surfaces get really cold in the winter, so get more rugs to make this Winter season more comfortable! Long Description Using more rugs in the Winter can help keep your feet… Continue Reading

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