The population in North America has more than doubled in the last 50 years, and with it, the demand for energy has skyrocketed! A typical household spends more than $2,000 a year on energy and contributes twice the amount of greenhouse gases to the environment as an average car.
Even though energy resources are dwindling, 30%-50% of the energy in this country still is being wasted! So more oil and coal is being burned every single day! The constant burning creates additional smog, acid rain, and global warming.
Everyone has a responsibility to start reducing their energy use. It starts by being more aware of your comfort demands and modifying your home to make it more efficient! After all, homes and other buildings account for 24% of total energy used! And the very largest consumer of energy in every home is the home comfort system—the furnace and air conditioner.
from these useful tips on how to improve your home comfort system's energy efficiency!
You can turn your furnace and air conditioner into a “Green Home Comfort System”