9 Home Upgrades
the Climate Bill
Can Help You Pay For
Solar energy has many advantages, including being a clean and renewable energy source that helps reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
2. Heat Pump
Heat pumps can not only increase air temperature, but also reverse the process to lower the temperature.
Induction cooktops and stoves are more energy-efficient than older electric or gas models because heat is not lost in the transferring process.
Sealing air leaks with given types of insulation not only makes a home more comfortable, but it can save around 10 percent on annual energy bills.
5. Windows and Doors
Replace windows and doors if there is air leakage, visible damage or rot on the frame, condensation between panes, or if they no longer open and close easily.
By using less energy to create the same amount of hot water, energy-efficient water heaters conserve resources and reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Another way to make your home more sustainable is to replace your clothes dryer with a high-efficiency all-electric heat pump dryer.
8. Electric Panel
A new breaker box will operate more efficiently than outdated ones, so powering your home will require less energy.
Rewiring your house can boost your home’s efficiency by distributing power more evenly.
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