How to save electricity

How to save money on electricity bills. 40 electricity saving tips at home.

  1. Install solar panels on your roof to generate electricity.
  2. Install solar water heater system.
  3. Insulate your house.
  4. Install window shutters.
  5. Install double glazing windows.
  6. Buy Energy Star qualified appliances.
  7. Buy appliances with low power consumption.
  8. Check the temperature insulation of your house.
  9. Turn off appliances and gadgets that are in stand by state.
  10. Prefer fan to A/C
  11. Prefer A/C heating to electric/gas/wood heating
  12. Prefer inverter A/C to regular on/off A/C
  13. Set A/C's thermostat to moderate temperature.
  14. Use A/C locally for one room instead of the whole house.
  15. Avoid opening frequently the refrigerator door.
  16. Leave enough space between the refrigerator and the wall to allow ventilation.
  17. Turn off the light when you leave the room.
  18. Install presence detector to turn lighting off when leaving the room.
  19. Use low power light bulbs.
  20. Wash your clothes in cold water.
  21. Use shorter washing machine program.
  22. Fill the washing machine / dryer / dishwasher before operation.
  23. Wear clothes that fit the current temperature.
  24. Wear thick clothes to keep warm
  25. Wear light clothes to keep cool
  26. Use the stairs instead of elevator.
  27. Set PC energy saving features
  28. Use clothes drying rack instead of electric clothes dryer
  29. Put the exact amount of water that you need in your electric kettle
  30. Go to sleep early.
  31. Use sunlight instead of artificial light
  32. Buy LED TV instead of plasma
  33. Reduce TV/Monitor/Phone display brightness
  34. Buy computer with low power (TDP) CPU/GPU
  35. Buy computer with efficient power supply unit (PSU)
  36. Prefer LED light over incandescent light bulbs.
  37. Disconnect electrical charger when it finished charging.
  38. Prefer microwave oven over toaster oven
  39. Use electricity usage monitor
  40. Use browser/applications with Dark mode

 


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