The Green Homes Challenge
makes it fun and easy to save energy,
adopt environmentally-friendly practices,
and use renewable energy.

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Challenger of the Week
The Ugasts
  • POWER SAVER
    certified (50)
    50
  • GREEN LEADER
    in progress (4)
    50
  • RENEWABLE STAR
    in progress (0)
    10
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Action of the Week
  • Households: 115
    Reduce your shower time by 5 minutes

    When showering with a 4.5 gallon per minute showerhead, you use 45 gallons of water every ten minutes. To save water, shorten your showers or turn off the water when you’re lathering up, shaving, or washing your hair. Be conscious of the time you take in the shower by using a shower clock, and try to reduce your shower by 10-20%. Click to calculate how much water and energy you use in the shower.

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