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What Texans Can Do: Be Energy Efficient

Texans can do their part to save energy and proactively regulate our environment by implementing these tips.

During your commute:

  • Drive less, drive slower.
  • Carpool or park and ride the bus.
  • For your next car purchase, consider more fuel-efficient models.

At your house:

  • Check/fix your house's insulation, caulking, and weather stripping.
  • Take advantage of EnergyStar appliances.
  • Check out solar screens.
  • Invest in a programmable thermostat or change your thermostat when you leave the house.
  • When you replace light bulbs, use compact fluorescents.
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