Do you want to get your community talking about energy efficiency? Use these resources to get your campaign started.
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Interesting Facts

These can be used in Facebook posts and newsletters.

  • 2/3 of TV energy consumption occurs when the TV is not in use. 

  • The average American home has 53 devices plugged in at all times.

  • The average New Haven household wastes $320 a year on idle load energy.

  • A singular power strip can save you up to $65 a year on your energy bill.



The Elm Energy Efficiency Project works to encourage students, families, communities and building owners to reduce energy waste, save money and decrease greenhouse gas emissions in the New Haven region.  We organize public education campaigns, support policy change, and provide resources through the EEEP website. 


The Elm Energy Efficiency Project was created by volunteers of the New Haven/León Sister City Project. Click here for a pdf on why energy efficiency is so important for our world.

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