Category Archives: Energy Savings Tools

JouleFool Headquarters is now on Solar Power

JouleFool Headquarters is now on Solar Power! We just flipped the inverter switch to ON! http://ow.ly/i/10SVm

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Home Energy Yardstick: How does your home compare to others?

Getting a handle on your home’s energy use is an important first step to improving efficiency.  You can do a simple assessment yourself using our on-line tools, or have a professional energy auditor perform a more thorough audit.  Then, use … Continue reading

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Home Energy Audits – Discover the Energy Hogs in Your Home

As part of my package to go Solar later this year, I received a home energy audit yesterday.  It will take some time to get the audit report; overall, I thought it was a good idea to have an audit done.  For me, … Continue reading

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Whole Home Energy Monitoring Device

I owned the first generation of this product from Blue Line Innovations and it gave a good real-time feedback on energy usage.  It would calcuate your bill for you and although not exact, it was in the range of my monthly bill.  … Continue reading

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Free Home Energy Saver Tool

The US Department of Energy has created a Home Energy Saver (HES) tool that allows you to evaluate your home online in a matter of minutes and learn about potential upgrades to save you money. Simply type in your location, … Continue reading

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