July 29, 2022

Green Your Child's Back to School Shopping List

Add reduce, reuse, and recycle to your back-to-school shopping list this fall.

July 26, 2022

Refrigerators Are Only As Efficient As The Way They Are Used

Buying an energy efficient refrigerator is great, but only half the work is done to truly save money and energy. How you use an energy efficient refrigerator is just as important,

July 22, 2022

Save Some Green--Grass AND Dollars--With These Lawn Care Tips

Lawn care does not have to be expensive

July 18, 2022

A Cool Way to Save Energy - A New Refrigerator!

Did you know that there are a few simple things you can do to save even more energy once you get it home?

July 15, 2022

No Ands, Ifs, or Cigarette Butts

Cigarette butts are a substance similar to plastic and are the most common type of ocean debris.

July 14, 2022

Social Front Yard Design for Friendliness, Efficiency, and Savings

There is a new Energy Saver page devoted to the new design trend for social friendly front yards that emphasizes accessibility to homes from the street.

July 11, 2022

Dealing with South-Facing Windows in the Summer

You might already know to keep your south-facing windows unshaded in the winter and use curtains in the summer. But there are a lot of other things you can do, too!

July 7, 2022

You Had Me at Chocolate!

Environmental, economic, and equitable sustainability extends to many facets in life, including our food systems. On this, National Chocolate Day, Energy Saver takes a look at how the chocolate industry's sustainability is impacted by a series of issue.

July 1, 2022

Have a Red, White, and Blue (and Green) Independence Day

The 4th of July is almost here, and that means fireworks and festivities - also energy efficiency.

June 30, 2022

Save Money and Stay Cool with an Efficient, Well-Maintained Air Conditioner

It's officially summer here in Washington, D.C. I'm seeking the coolest, shadiest places possible as I get ready for the hottest few months of the year.