Free Home Energy Audit
Review our energy saving tips and helpful links below. If you are still having a hard time isolating problem areas that are making your home inefficient, please contact Plumas-Sierra for assistance at (530) 832-4261 ext. 6037, or click here. If necessary, we can visit your home or business to help recommend how you can reduce your energy costs. During the audit, we will examine potential problems you may be having with infiltration, energy-hog appliances, water heating, insulation, heating systems or other special equipment that may be working improperly.
Energy Saving Tips
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Choosing the Right Electric Space Heater
Energy Efficient Lighting
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
An informative guide on home care and maintenance, including energy efficiency
Beat the Heat Efficiently
www.fypower.com Flex Your Power's website is your resource for energy efficiency and conservation information. Find incentives/rebates, technical assistance, retailers, product guides, case studies and more.
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.
Federal Trade Commission Energy & Environment page
Low-income assistance for weatherization and heating
Federal Energy Management Program: Office Energy Checklist – Tips for energy-saving activities at work include turning off lights and equipment that aren't in use, reusing paper, and eliminating disposable cups.
Energy Savers: Tips on Saving Energy & Money at Home – Find tips on ways to save energy at home and in your car.
Energy Hog – This site has fun games and activities to help kids and parents learn about energy efficiency, as well as student and teacher guides based on National Science Standards.
Eartheasy.com A great source for those hard to find Compact Fluorescent Light (CFL) Bulbs and Light Emitting Diodes (LED).