Tips

Small changes can make a big difference! Challenge yourself to try one new action a week and watch your energy use - and energy bills! - go down.


Use power bars

sq_powerbar Some appliances draw 'phantom' energy, even when they are turned off! Using power bars can stop these loads from appearing on your energy bills.

Unplug chargers regularly

sq_cellphone Stop chargers for cell phones, cameras, cordless power tools, toothbrushes and other equipment from drawing a 'phantom' electrical load.

Turn down the heat

sq_thermostat Turn down your thermostat by just 1 degree Celsius and save up to 10% off your heating bills.

Install low flow water fixtures

sq_fixtoilet Installing aerators on your taps and low flow shower heads will allow you to use maintain the same water pressure using just half the amount of water.

Book A Home Energy Assessment

sq_homevisit An energy expert will use a blower door fan test and customized software to discover the air leaks and other areas in your home where energy is being wasted. Plus, ask about grants to help pay for the cost of making home improvements!