Dishwashers: Most energy used by a dishwasher is for heating water; therefore, loading a dishwasher fully and properly before operating it can save energy.
Indoor Lighting: It’s possible to save money on electricity while maintaining good light quality. Lighting represents about 20 percent of a home’s electricity bill.
FALL TIP: Fall brings cooler weather and the perfect time to make sure you have looked for opportunities to better insulate your home. Check out MidAmerican Energy's EnergyAdvantage® programs and our energy-saving tips to find ways to stay warmer and spend less money on heating.