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July 18, 2011
Look Up to See Your Bills Go Down: Making Your Attic More Efficient

This year at my house, we have been on a quest to make our attic more energy efficient.

July 15, 2011
Have You Added Value to Your Home with Energy Saving Upgrades?

Have you done any energy-efficient remodeling and seen your home increase in either value or appeal to potential buyers?

July 12, 2011
Building Value with Energy-Saving Upgrades in Homes and Businesses

To help encourage more Americans to upgrade their businesses with energy-saving products, the Department of Energy recently announced a partnership that will help expand access to energy-efficiency and building performance information for commercial buildings.

July 11, 2011
Weatherization Assistance for the Hottest Days

Summer is here and it's hot. So how can we keep cool without burning holes in our wallets?

July 7, 2011
Have You Seen Renewable Energy Projects While Traveling?

Have you ever been on vacation or a business trip and noticed how another state is using renewable energy?

July 5, 2011
Hawaii is a Renewable Energy Lover’s Paradise

The Aloha State is planning to utilize these renewable resources to achieve 70% clean energy by 2030.

June 30, 2011
How Will You Save Energy Over the Fourth of July Weekend?

The Fourth of July is coming up and many people are planning to entertain.

June 30, 2011
This Month on Energy Savers: June 2011

Check out what happened in June on Energy Savers.

June 29, 2011
Finding & Sharing Information about Energy Efficiency

Know someone looking for efficiency tips? Now you can send them to our Stay Cool, Save Money campaign.

June 23, 2011
Energy Efficiency and Fitness – A Complementary Pair

Ever heard of Non-exercise activity thermogenesis, or NEAT? It’s the idea that being more intentional about expending energy on daily activities can contribute to overall fitness just as regular exercise does.

June 16, 2011
How Do You Use Daylighting While Reducing Excess Heat from Windows?

Let us know -- how do you use daylighting and still keep your home cool in the summer?

June 15, 2011
Our homemade solar oven. | Courtesy of Moon Choe
Solar Oven, Take One: FAIL

If a fifth grade class can successfully make a solar oven, there’s absolutely no reason why I, as a fully functioning, 26-year-old adult, can’t successfully make one, too!

June 13, 2011
Fighting with South-Facing Windows

You might already know to keep your south-facing windows unshaded in the winter and use curtains in the summer. But there are a lot of other things you can do, too!

June 9, 2011
What Efficiency Information Do You Look for When You Buy a Vehicle?

Learn more about the new fuel economy labels and ask your questions here.

June 7, 2011
Driving Home to a Clean Energy Future

The clean energy innovations in vehicle technologies that DOE and its partners are advancing will help American families save money at the pump—or even allow them to quit the gas pump altogether.

June 6, 2011
America's Home Energy Education Challenge

America’s Home Energy Education Challenge is designed to harness the imagination and enthusiasm of America’s students to encourage home energy efficiency.

June 2, 2011
How Do You Ensure You Buy an Energy Efficient Computer?

How do you ensure you buy an energy efficient computer?

June 1, 2011
Going for the Gold (Computer), Again

Do your research thoroughly, check with EPEAT to make sure the model has active certification, and then make your buying decision on what you consider important.

May 31, 2011
This Month on Energy Savers: May 2011

A recap of May news on Energy Savers.

May 26, 2011
What Steps Do You Take to Drive Less?

What steps do you take to drive less?

May 25, 2011
It's Time to ACT

There are plenty of actions we can take to reduce oil consumption.

May 24, 2011
Drive Less, Save More

There are a variety of ways to minimize the distance you drive that can also save time and money.

May 23, 2011
Bike to Work - or Anywhere - for Fuel Savings

It is National Bike Month so hop on your bike for your commute.

May 19, 2011
How Would You Use a Smart Meter to Manage Your Energy Use?

How would you use a smart meter to manage your energy use?

May 17, 2011
Making Memorial Day Plans? Be Sure They're Efficient

However you plan to honor our fallen heroes this year, make it meaningful, fun, and energy-efficient.