Infographic: Hosting an Energy-Efficient Party

by Edison Writer
Mar 12, 2019 1:00 PM ET
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Are you hosting friends or family for the next big TV watch party or a just-for-fun celebration? Whatever the reason, hosting can be costly, but your energy bill doesn’t have to go up as well.

Start by making a few tweaks to how you use appliances in your home. Simple adjustments, such as avoiding vampire power or updating lighting to more energy-efficient options, can help you save big on monthly bills.

When it comes to cooking, choose simple dishes that don’t require much preparation. Using your refrigerator in an efficient way can also help your appliances perform better while using less electricity. For instance, keeping food spaced apart in your refrigerator can help reduce energy and avoid early spoilage.

Use these easy and simple tips to cut energy costs while continuing to be the life of the party.