Use your Car Less

Use your Car Less

Find alternate means of getting there whenever you can Directions: Walk. Work from home. Carpool. Bicycle. Roller Skate. Skateboard. Public transportation. Need we say more? Recommended Frequency: Every day, try to use your car less Expected Benefits Save energy Save money Save the environment Save the cheerleader (wait; that’s “Heroes”) Clicking the button below will [...]

Substitute Bulbs

Substitute Bulbs

Replace your regular light bulbs with energy saving bulbs Directions: Fluorescent bulbs require less energy so they save money. They last longer so they need to be replaced less often. You do need to take extra care if a fluorescent bulb breaks, as there is a trace amount of mercury in it. Do not use [...]

Turn the Lights Off

Turn the Lights Off

Turn the lights off when you leave a room Directions: Okay, everybody does this all the time at your house, so here’s another simple daily change that you’re already doing, right? You’re not? Electricity is getting more expensive all the time. Even one room with the lights on all day over a month can add [...]