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Free Home Energy Audit

  1. Review our energy saving tips and helpful links below, and manage your energy usage with PSREC's Do-It-Yourself Home Energy Audit.
  2. If you need assistance isolating problem areas that make your home inefficient, please contact us at (530) 832-4261 ext. 6032, or click here. If necessary, we can visit your home or business and recommend ways to reduce energy costs. During an audit, PSREC will examine potential problems you may be having with air infiltration, insulation, duct sealing, energy-hog appliances, water heating, air heating and cooling systems or other special equipment that may be working improperly.Visit Energy.gov to learn more about Energy Audits.

Conservation Tips and Tools

Below are links to information and online calculators to help you estimate the cost of operating your appliances, powering your home and finding cost and energy-saving information. Also visit our Energy Assistance page.

Energy Saving Tips

Helpful Links

Together We Save: Your source to save energy and money with tips and how-to videos.

Home Energy Saver: Identify the best ways to save energy in your home. From the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.

Refrigerator Retirement Savings Calculator: Calculates potential savings from replacing an old refrigerator with a new ENERGY STAR refrigerator. From ENERGY STAR.

A Guidebook to Energy Efficient Appliances

Beat the Heat Efficiently

Energy Savers.gov – A Web site to help households reduce their energy bills by making homes more energy efficient. The site includes resources for homeowners, contractors and builders, building managers, realtors, and states.

Energy Savers: Tips on Saving Energy & Money at Home – Find tips on ways to save energy at home and in your car.

Eartheasy.com: A great source for those hard to find Compact Fluorescent Light (CFL) Bulbs and Light Emitting Diodes (LED).