National Cut Your Energy Costs Day
National Cut Your Energy Costs Day is an observance celebrated on January 10th of each year. Electricity is a non-renewable energy source on which we depend highly. Soon after the celebration of Festivus and New year, one would sure think about the amount of energy consumed and cost printed in the bill keeps on raising. Some of us would have forgotten to take a new year resolution of being eco-friendly and thus to reduce the energy consumption. Irrespective of the season being cold or hot, it is also necessary to cut your energy cost by reducing the electric current usage. National Cut Your Energy Costs Day is the perfect time to start saving the energy as to reduce your monthly energy expenses.
“Energy consumption matters both to our environment and our economy.” – John Baldacci
History of National Cut Your Energy Costs Day
The Canadian Energy Efficiency Alliance (CEEA) has established the National Cut Your Energy Costs Day. However, the history and the year since the Day has been observed are not known. The creator of this celebration might be society concerned person who thought to encourage people to understand the importance of saving non-renewable energy called the electricity. Saving the energy will automatically save your cost of paying bills. Spend some time to think of the efficient ways in which you could cut your energy costs.
Most often energy is taken for granted and most people forget to switch off the heater, lights, fans, TVs, and so much of other appliances which are kept on during unnecessary situations. It is the reason for the increase in energy bills in most residences. With Cut Your Energy Costs Day, you are given an opportunity to take a closer look at your life at home and thereby finding ways of reducing energy usage. Keep up your eco-friendly resolution all throughout the ear as to make your energy costs more affordable all year long.
Other Celebrations on January 10
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How to Celebrate National Cut Your Energy Costs Day
Celebrating the National Cut Your Energy Costs Day is quite simple. Call a home assistant to check and analyze the whole of your living space as to know what are the devices that need to be replaced with the energy saving appliances. It is even more important to change the old ones with the new latest electric devices. Ensure you switch off those instruments when not in use. Use solar energy to save both energy and energy costs. Turn off the heater during winter and air conditioner during summer when not needed. Take shorter showers which reduced water as well as electricity. Make use of energy saving bulbs, take public transports to be eco-friendly. Share your Cut Your Energy Costs Day celebrations on the social media using the hashtag #CutYourEnergyCostsDay.