Energy Star logo

Look for the EnergyStar symbol when buying appliances.

CFL lightbulb surrounded by incandescent bulbs (NOTE: this is used by CCE-Tompkins as the image for $ave Energy, Save Dollars workshops)
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Switching to compact fluorescent (CFL) bulbs can help cut home energy costs.

Hand washing dishes in a sink. On side is soapy water for washing; the other is clean water for rinsing
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Visit our pages to learn ways to save water AND energy!


eep your home cozy and still save energy in the winter, with our tips.

6-quart crock pot with stew
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Cooking with a crockpot in summer uses less energy and keeps the house cooler.

Energy Saving Tips

Whether it is winter or summer, there are ways to save energy around your home! Visit our pages for tips.

Last updated December 23, 2015