Energy Efficiency Tools & Resources
Looking to save money on your monthly electric bill? We have a list of wattsmart tools and information to help you save money month after month.
Efficiency Video Clips
Follow the "high-bill detective" through six areas of your home where you can make improvements to save money. Watch the videos »
Save money and benefit the environment by taking a few simple actions such as changing to CFLs or using ENERGY STAR® appliances. Calculate your impact »
A useful online booklet designed to help you understand your electric bill and where you’re probably using the most electricity in your home. It contains tips on how to identify energy waste, calculate energy use and save on your monthly bill. Open Bright Ideas.
How Electricity is Used
Get information on which appliances have the biggest impact on your bill and how much it costs to operate your appliances. Learn more »
Department of Energy Online Home Audit
Take a few minutes to complete this online survey about your home. You'll find out how you use energy and get detailed instructions on how to reduce your consumption. Learn more
Idaho Library Program
Stop by your local library and borrow an energy efficiency kit, which includes a Kill A Watt™ usage meter that measures the amount of electricity being used by appliances.
Other Resources & Tax Credits
We've put together a list of websites with helpful energy advice, handy online tools and financing options. Learn more »