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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.

May 16, 2011
Smart Meters and a Smarter Grid

Smart meters can communicate with in-home displays to let you know how much energy you're using, and even tell you the time of day the energy was used.

May 12, 2011
How Do You Save Energy at Home While on Vacation?

How do you save energy at home while on vacation?

May 10, 2011
Energy-Efficient Rebuilding After Tragedy: Inspiration from Greensburg, Kansas

Greensburg is a small town, with fewer than 1,000 households, and is rebuilding post-tornado as a sustainable community.

May 9, 2011
Saving Energy and Money at Home while on Vacation

Basic and small steps to save money and energy at home while on vacation.

May 5, 2011
How Do You Finance Energy-Saving Improvements?

How do you finance energy-saving improvements?

May 3, 2011
Watch For New PowerSaver Pilot Loan Program in Your Area

These new PowerSaver loans will offer homeowners up to $25,000 to make the energy efficient improvements of their choice as well as renewable energy systems such as solar panels and geothermal systems.

May 2, 2011
How are Homeowners and Businesses Paying for Solar Energy Systems?

We commonly think that the sun provides free energy. That’s true, but photovoltaic panels and other equipment to harvest that energy aren’t free.

April 29, 2011
This Month on Energy Savers: April 2011

A recap of April Energy Savers news, along with a few other tidbits.

April 28, 2011
How Do You Ensure Your Ducts Aren't Leaky?

How do you ensure your ducts aren't leaky?

April 25, 2011
U.S. Threatened by Leaky Ducks!

Leaky supply ducts, the part of the ductwork that runs from the furnace, air conditioner, or heat pump, to the rooms to supply the warm and chilled air, can leak the conditioned air into the attic or crawlspace.

April 22, 2011
Happy Earth Day 2011!

Check out these resources from the Department of Energy to help you celebrate, get in the Earth Day spirit, and take action.

April 21, 2011
How Are You Celebrating Earth Day This Year?

How are you celebrating Earth Day this year?

April 19, 2011
How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Professional Energy Assessments

It's worth a small investment of time and money now to assure yourself that your home is operating the way it should be.

April 14, 2011
Have You Considered a Career as an Energy Assessor?

Have you considered a career as an energy assessor?