Tuesday, February 16, 2010
The Arizona Republic's 2/3/10 issue provided SRP's (Salt River Project)energy analysis to show average kilowatt hours home appliances use and how to save money with some simple "fixes":
Appliance/Cost to Operate*/"Fix:
Refrigerator/$35/Vacuum coils behind the refrigerator
TV/DVD player/cable box/$51/Connect to power strip and shut off when not using
Computer/router/modem/printer/$49/Shut down computer and monitor when not using
Coffeemaker/$7.23/Unplug when not in use
* Estimate for 1 year based on home test...
Hey, every little bit helps!