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A New Tool on EnergyStar.com Makes Reducing Energy Bills a Breeze

EnergyStar's newest online tool, The Energy Star Home Advisor, recommends home improvements to reduce energy costs based on ZIP code and basic home information.
By Natural Home Staff
November 2007 Web
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Winter is approaching and along with the cooler weather often comes higher energy costs. Energy Star's cool new online tool, the Energy Star Home Advisor, allows you to enter some basic information— your ZIP code, type of heater and a few others— then offers a list of recommended improvements that will have a big impact on your energy use. The Advisor also shows you the average energy savings for each improvement, along with its associated greenhouse gas reduction. Check it out... 

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• This Energy Star suburban New York home emits almost no carbon.

• A new Deparment of Energy program offers consumers rebates on Energy-Star qualified home appliances.

• Energy Star appliances will help green this Upper West Side New York apartment.








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