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Conserving Water, One Drop at a Time

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 1:05pm

Looking for ways to conserve water? Start in the bathroom!

#AskEnergySaver: Fuel Efficiency

Tue, 05/26/2015 - 12:45pm

Just in time for the busy summer driving season, our energy expert answers your questions about vehicle fuel efficiency.

Online Planning Tools Make Road Trips a Snap

Mon, 05/18/2015 - 8:42pm

Planning a road trip? Use these tools to plan your route and save fuel and money.

#AskEnergySaver: Answering Your Fuel Efficiency Questions

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 11:52am

Have questions about vehicle fuel efficiency? Now's your chance to ask the experts at the Energy Department.

Spruce Up Your Home for Spring and Summer

Wed, 05/06/2015 - 12:29pm

Is your home ready for warmer temperatures? Check out these tips to ensure your home is ready to save energy and money as summer sets in!

#MySmallAct: 10 Simple Ways to Go Green and Save Green This Earth Day

Mon, 04/20/2015 - 1:10pm

How are you saving energy this Earth Day? Send us a Tweet using #MySmallAct.

Sustainability Around the House

Mon, 04/13/2015 - 4:46am

Spring has sprung. Check out the latest Energy Saver blog to make sure you are using sustainable landscaping practices this year!

Energy Efficiency Tax Credits, Rebates and Financing: What Options Are Available for You?

Mon, 03/23/2015 - 12:03pm

Learn about what type of financial assistance is available to make energy efficient purchases more affordable.

10 Energy Saving Tips for Spring

Fri, 03/20/2015 - 9:12am

Spring has arrived. Here are some tips on how to save energy and money during the warmer days ahead.

Which Water Heater Is Right for You?

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 8:07am

Investing in an energy efficient water heater can save you money, and using Energy Saver's comparison chart makes it easy to find the right water heater for your home.

Q&A: Financing Energy Efficiency Upgrades for Your Home through PowerSaver Loans

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 8:30am

Steve Dunn with the Energy Department’s Building Technologies Office, Better Buildings Residential Program gives us the “411” on a new loan program – available through May 4 – that helps homeowners finance energy efficiency upgrades.

IRS Issues New Tax Credit Guidance for Owners of Small Wind Turbines

Thu, 02/19/2015 - 7:02am

Installing small, distributed wind energy systems can help homeowners and businesses save money on their energy bills.  Now that tax filing season is here, there are even more ways to financially benefit from this sustainable source of energy.

Love Your Home and It'll Love You Back

Wed, 02/11/2015 - 6:54am

Show your home some affection this Valentine's Day with 3 energy efficient upgrades that will make your wallet love you!