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Monthly Energy-Saving Tip

Energy Monsters ChecklistsDid you know villains may be lurking throughout your home, wasting energy even when appliances, electronics and other equipment are not in use? October isn’t just for Halloween, it’s the month to take energy action and discover your home’s energy-savings potential!

This October, learn the dos and don’ts of home energy habits from our energy monsters to help you reduce your use! Check out our Energy Monster Checklists to see what you can learn from Voltage Victor, Saver Sleuth and Meter Mutant’s top five ways to save energy and know if your home is working too hard.

Download the checklists, complete each task and share with friends, family and colleagues to help Virginia reach its goal to reduce energy by 10%.

Find more tips for reducing your energy use all year long by visiting the Tools & Tips tab.


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#EnergyActionMonth Tip: If your window A/C unit stays in place year round, protect it with a fitted quilting cover to help reduce drafts!

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