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Tuesday, July 24th, 2012 | Author:

The EnviR provides users with real time energy usage information.  A complete home energy monitor, it receives energy data for the building as well as from Individual Appliance Monitors (IAMs) – smart plugs that can be put in all standard outlets and send real time energy usage information to the EnviR display which can export it to the Internet, enabling smartphones or tablets to track usage.

Today, there are more than 2 millions users, all making savings on their IDT Energy or other utility service provider bills, rendering the device “the world’s leading LOW-COST energy monitoring solution.”

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Monday, July 09th, 2012 | Author:

A lot of wasted time and energy can go into home organization.  But there are many ways of keeping both of these to a minimum.  For example, it saves a lot of time (and water) to just put dishes into the dishwasher rather than pre-wash them, but a lot of people believe the pre-wash is vital for a clean wash.  This does not necessarily have to be the case.  Thus, for those who want to conserve energy while   keeping their utility bills down – no matter what service provider they are subscribed to, IDT Energy or any of the others – it is worth looking into the different appliances that may be able to help with this.

Here are a few tips on time and energy savings.  First, LG’s TrueSteam technology uses high-pressure steam particles to remove any food particles.  Since this eliminates the need for pre-washing, this saves time and energy. When it comes to the laundry, try and opt for the faster cycles.  When using a machine that has these options, this can make a huge difference in electricity used.

There are many other devices and appliances that are often being newly marketed that can really make a difference vis-a-vis time- and energy-conservation.

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