7 Ways To Reduce Your Electricity Bill
How To Lower Electric Bill, Action #4 — Don’t Use Electricity When You’re Not Using It Unfortunately, most of us keep things plugged in for hours or even ... (And, in the case of the AC or heating, turn it off when you are going to be out for awhile.)
Devices That Help Plug Electrical Leaks
Spend any time reading about the country’s electrical ... open secret is this: The things you turn off, like televisions, DVD players, cable boxes? They’re not really “off.” Many devices have to maintain a trickle of electricity (indicated by ...
Your gadgets are bleeding out your wallet. Here’s how to put a stop to vampire power
Well, it turns out these “vampire” devices are responsible for a huge amount of wasted energy; and if your inner ... which is defined as a device that’s turned off, asleep or otherwise not in use, but still plugged into a wall outlet.
Top 26 Stealth Home Energy Hogs
An alarmingly large number of electrical products cannot be truly turned off without being unplugged. These ‘vampire ... So what is “ standby power”? . . . standby power is electricity used by appliances and equipment while they are switched ...
Oklahoma energy: 3 things I've learned from owning my first CNG vehicle
During our search, I began discussing cars with some coworkers, including Energy Editor Adam ... between a gas-powered and CNG-powered vehicle shrinks considerably. Still, the initial up-front costs remain, which might turn off some car buyers.