Unplug your TV when not in use
Your television draws energy even when you aren’t using it because it must always ready to receive a signal. Turned off and plugged in, an average TV draws 5 watts per hour. Unplug your TV when you leave for the day to prevent wasted energy. Bonus: You’ll also save money.
These are more things you can do to reduce energy costs:
- Turn down heat
- Turn off lights
- Unplug game consoles, coffee makers, and other electronics that draw energy