Set & Save: Using your programmable thermostat
Did you know the average household spends more than $1,900 a year in energy costs – nearly half of which goes to heating and cooling?
A programmable thermostat, used properly, can keep you comfortable while helping you use less energy, prevent greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to global warming, and save around $180 a year in energy costs.
In the latest ENERGY STAR video podcast, EPA shows homeowners how to select the best thermostat and program it correctly. Save on your utility bill and still maintain your family's comfort by following these simple guidelines to regulate your home's temperature.