If you think there’s nothing you can do to reduce our reliance on fossil fuels, think again.
The best kind of energy is energy we don’t use. Energy efficiency is one of the best ways our state can reduce its reliance on fossil fuels, reduce emissions and save money.
For decades, Americans have been reducing their use of electricity. Energy efficiency measures – including updated building codes, demand response programs, energy efficiency standards for appliances and the use of low energy light bulbs – have led to a dramatic decline in electricity usage.