Amanda Alton is a former contractor for the U.S. Department of Energy, working with the Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy division. She has also written for EnergyBoom.com, EcoHearth.com, and other energy related organizations as well as ghostwriting hundreds of blogs for a leading design/build firm. As a freelance writer/editor, she also creates marketing materials for various IT companies and writes and publishes fiction.
If you implement the right energy-efficiency measures, you can save hundreds of dollars a year. This guide is an introduction to various big and small energy-saving measures, from choosing appliances to installing insulation or alternative energy. It will help you figure out where which energy-saving strategies are right for you, develop a plan, and find more information to implement your plan.