Energy-saving Apps That Will Help You Save

Energy-saving Apps That Will Help You Save

These days, there truly is an app for everything—even saving electricity! If you’re tech-savvy and always have the latest phone, apps, and updates, then it’s time for you to get onboard with energy-saving apps as well. We’ve put together a list of a few of our must-have, energy saving apps that will help you lower your electricity bill:

ERCOT Energy Saver
ERCOT’s app is for Texans and offers an easy way to learn about how to use and conserve electricity. With the app, you can receive real-time grid connections, alerts on conservation, real-time wholesale prices, and charts that tell you all about real-time demand and generation.

Download for Apple or Android.

Green Outlet
Green Outlet allows users to find out which of their home appliances consumes the most energy. The app only requires a few details about your home, then it calculates an average monthly rate. The app also has a more interesting feature: it allows users to get alerts if they are exceeding recommended carbon usage.

Available on Apple and Android.

Energy Cost Calculator
This is a free app that is easy to use. In the app, it’s simple to calculate the cost of the electricity usage of a particular electronic item. You just enter an estimated energy usage per hour and hours per day, then the app will tell you what you’re paying and calculate carbon emissions per year.

Download for Apple or Android.

Kill-Ur-Watts
Using your energy consumption data, this app keeps track of how much energy you use over time. It also helps you develop strategies for energy reduction. It provides customizable graphs, let’s you view your carbon footprint, and even gives you an energy score.

Download for Apple.

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