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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 […]

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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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Kids Drive Moms’ Passion to Save Energy, Join Team ENERGY STAR



Using energy efficiently is the key to many of the health, environmental and even financial crises we face. Burning fossil fuels like coal and oil pollutes our air and water, contributes to asthma and other respiratory problems, and is a major cause of climate change. It’s up to all of us to do what we […]

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