Saving Electricity

Michael Bluejay

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This candid and insightful series of web pages will help users understand the most effective ways to save electricity. It clarifies electricity myths and offers many specific tips for saving energy and money. This web site shows you how to calculate exactly how much electricity your household appliances use, so you know which ones are the best targets for conservation. There are specific sections that provide in-depth information on computers, lighting, heating, cooling, clothes washers and dryers, water heaters, refrigerators and cooking. The site also provides online electricity calculators and answers frequently asked questions.

Subject: Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Biogeochemical cycling, Environmental Science:Energy:Efficiency and Energy Conservation
Resource Type: Policy Resources:Opinion, Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work
Topics: Energy/Material cycles
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Biogeoscience, Environmental ScienceKeywords: energy conservation, electricity conservation