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November 25, 2014
This month our experts answered your #AskEnergySaver questions on weatherization. | Image courtesy of Sarah Gerrity, Energy Department.
#AskEnergySaver: Weatherization

You asked, we answered. Our home performance expert answered your #AskEnergySaver questions on Weatherization.

November 24, 2014
The electric kettle wins the final round of #EnergyFaceoff. | Graphic by Stacy Buchanan, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Electric Kettle Takes Down Microwave in Final Round of #EnergyFaceoff

The final round of #EnergyFaceoff goes to the electric kettle! See how much it can save compared to a microwave when heating water.

November 24, 2014
Microwave or electric kettle, which appliance should win the honor of heating your water? | Graphic by Stacy Buchanan, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Microwave vs. Electric Kettle: Which Appliance Is in Hot Water in #EnergyFaceoff Round 4?

In the final #EnergyFaceoff round, the electric kettle takes on the microwave for the honor of heating your water.

November 21, 2014
Buying ENERGY STAR appliances saves money and energy.  | Jim Tetro, U.S. Department of Energy
Save Energy on Appliances this Holiday Season

Before the holiday shopping mayhem begins, take a look at Energy Saver's tips for finding the most energy efficient appliances.

November 19, 2014
The electric blanket takes round three of #EnergyFaceoff! | Graphic by Stacy Buchanan, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Electric Blanket Delivers K.O. to Space Heater During #EnergyFaceoff Round Three

#EnergyFaceoff round three goes to the electric blanket, see how much more money it can save you over a space heater!

November 17, 2014
#EnergyFaceoff heats up with round 3… Electric blanket vs. space heater. Which is more efficient? | Graphic by Stacy Buchanan, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Electric Blanket vs. Space Heater: #EnergyFaceoff Round 3 Heats Up

#EnergyFaceoff heats up with round 3, electric blanket vs. space heater. Which is more efficient?

November 14, 2014
Guía Ahorre Energía: Consejos sobre el ahorro de dinero y energía en el hogar

Siguiendo sólo algunos de los sencillos consejos de aquí en la sección guía Ahorre Energía de nuestra página web, tú puedes crear un hogar más cómodo y más fácil de calentar y enfriar—mientras que ahorras dinero.

November 12, 2014
The vacuum takes the title of most efficient in #EnergyFaceoff round two. | Graphic courtesy of Stacy Buchanan, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Upright Vacuum Sweeps Up the Competition in #EnergyFaceoff Round Two

#EnergyFaceoff round two goes to...The vacuum! See how it all breaks down.

November 10, 2014
The hair dryer and the vacuum go head to head in #EnergyFaceoff round two! | Graphic courtesy of Stacy Buchanan, National Renewable Energy Lab
Hair Dryer vs. Upright Vacuum: Round Two of #EnergyFaceoff Begins

#EnergyFaceoff round two: hair dryer vs. upright vacuum. Which is more energy efficient?

November 5, 2014
The computer takes the efficiency title in round one of #EnergyFaceoff. | Graphic courtesy of Stacy Buchanan, National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Computer Defeats Video Game System in #EnergyFaceoff Round One

In #EnergyFaceoff round one, the computer edges out the video gaming system for the title of most efficient.