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kids saving energy

ENERGY STAR Essay Contest Shines Spotlight on Energy-Saving Kids



Saving energy is not just for grown-ups. As EPA’s Team ENERGY STAR has shown, lots of kids have become devoted to energy efficiency, too. They’re not shy about telling you why, either. In fact, hundreds of kids have entered the Team’s Share Your Story  essay contest .  Several of their posts are featured in this special Team ENERGY STAR […]

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Energy-Saving Refrigerator

My Utility Company Give Me $200 When I Bought My New Energy-Saving Refrigerator.



Refrigerators use more electricity that any other single appliance in your home. Why? Because they’re on all the time. There are a few ways you can improve the efficiency of a refrigerator you already own, but if you have an older model, it could make a lot of financial sense to replace it with something […]

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Team ENERGY STAR pledge

Tired of Telling Your Kids to Turn Off The Lights? Let Team ENERGY STAR Do It!



Using energy efficiently can be as simple as turning off the lights or computer when they’re not being used. The challenge is getting people – especially kids – to pay heed.  Starting today, the Environmental Protection Agency’s ENERGY STAR program is going to make that task much easier, especially for us parents! ENERGY STAR is […]

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