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Energy Savings Tips

Learn more about how your home uses energy, how you can save energy and spend less on your energy bill.

DP&L wants to help you save energy and money by educating you on how your home uses energy. 

home energy use pie chart

This pie chart is a great start. You will see this pie chart throughout our energy saving tips pages to indicate which piece of your "energy usage pie" you could reduce if you follow our tips.

Energy Saving Tips for Your Home

Cold Weather Tips

Stay warm and save money with DP&L's cold weather energy saving tips.

Hot Weather Tips

Hot weather doesn't have to mean a big bill. Stay cool for less with our tips to save energy in hot weather.

Water Heating Tips

Your water heater is the second highest energy user in your home. DP&L has tips to help you save energy and water.

Appliance Tips

Home appliances are used year-round, so be sure you're being as efficient as possible with these energy saving tips.

Lighting Tips

Saving energy can be as easy as changing a light bulb.

Electronics Tips

The energy used by home electronics left on or in standby mode can add up on your energy bill.

Weatherization Tips

Many DIY projects can help you save energy at home.

Other Energy Savers

We have a few extra tips to help you save energy at home.