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Buck stretcher — Turn the lights off

Turn off the lights when leaving the room.

Lighting can account for up to 30 percent of the home’s energy usage.

The simple act of turning the lights off when leaving the room can dramatically reduce the amount of energy used.

Also use CFL, LEDs or other efficient light sources.

Try using natural sunlight whenever possible.

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Source: Daily Comet

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