The typical U.S. family spends close to $1,300 a year on their home's utility bills. Unfortunately, a large portion of that energy is wasted. By using a few inexpensive energy-efficient measures, you can reduce your energy bills and help the environment. View conservation tips for your home.
Are you curious about just how much your appliances cost to operate? It may be less than you think. View typical energy costs for household appliances.
It's important to understand what appliances use the most energy. The chart below shows approximately how many kWh are used per month, per appliance. View this document to download a full list of appliance information.
||Average hours used per month
||Approx. kWh used per month
||Cost/month at $0.12 per kWh
|Room Air Conditioner
|3 Ton Heat Pump
|Light Bulbs (Incandescent)
|Range with Stove
Energy Conservation Tips
We have compiled even more great low and no cost tips to reduce your energy costs. View more energy saving tips.
Danville Utilities is pleased to offer you Energy Depot®, a new set of online tools and resources to help you better understand and manage your home energy use and costs. Energy Depot is your one-stop resource for energy information and it’s available for free.