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Most still use small amounts of power even when they are in a standby mode. Unplug phone chargers, toasters, blenders and other electronics when not in use.
What You Need to Do
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    Simply unplug any equipment that is not likely to be used for more than a few hours; this includes guest room clocks and phone chargers.
  • Are there other low cost ideas to save money in addition to my Action Plan?
    In addition to your Action Plan, you can search through our Energy Tips. There are ideas for quick behavior changes, weekend projects, maintenance, when it breaks, health and comfort, and other energy saving ideas. You can easily add those to your action plan.
  • If I complete this measure, can I track my savings over time?
    If you mark an item on your plan as completed, we will track your estimated energy use and savings over time. We can use this to find additional savings options.
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