1. Only 5% of the power drawn by a cell phone charger is used to charge the phone. The other 95% is wasted when it is left plugged into the wall. You can save on energy costs by unplugging your charger when it’s not in use (U.S. Dept. of Energy)
2. Taking proper care of your car will not only keep you safe, but can also save you money! A clean air filter can improve gas mileage by as much as 10%, and can save you 28 cents a gallon, and properly inflating your tires and making sure they’re aligned can save you 12 cents/gallon (The Daily Green)
3. Energy efficient appliances are not only good for the environment, but often require less power to operate which reduces your energy costs.
Stay tuned for more helpful tips on how to save money and other local news and events at MyCricket.com/Community
Android™ is a trademark of Google, Inc. The Android Robot is reproduced or modified from work created and shared by Google for use according to terms described in the Creative Common 3.0 Attribution License.