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City of Novi
City of Novi

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Action Energy (btu/yr) CO2 Saved (lbs/yr) $ Saved (year)
Fix Hot Water Leaks 0.22 28 $1.62
Insulate Hot & Cold Water Pipes 0.41 53 $3.01
Occupancy Senor 0.48 66 $3.68
Faucet Aerators 0.86 110 $6.22
Home Office Equipment Savings 0.99 137 $7.68
Cooking Savings 1.3 165 $9.20
Dryer Savings from New H-axis 1.2 166 $9.29
Add an Attic Radiant Barrier 1.36 188 $10.50
Replace 1 Exterior Incandescent Light bulb 1.52 210 $11.76
Lower Water Heater Temp to 120 degrees 1.67 214 $12.12
Insulate Water Heater 2.06 263 $12.66
Cut Phantom Loads by Half 2.27 313 $17.52
New H-axis Clothes Washer 2.54 326 $18.48
Wash Clothes in Cold Water 2.56 327 $18.58
Increase AC by 3 degrees 2.48 339 $18.90
Lower Heat by 2 degrees 2.72 353 $19.04
Add Low-e Window Films 2.72 377 $21.00
Efficient Showerheads 2.89 370 $21.01
Turn off Unneeded Lights 2.722 376 $21.04
Unplug Extra Fridge in Garage 3.24 448 $25.04
New AC (from 9.0-12.0 SEER) 3.4 471 $26.25
Roof Whitening 3.4 471 $26.25
Heating System Modification 4.09 530 $28.56
Heating System Tune-up 4.09 530 $28.56
Replace 6 Interior Incandescent Light bulbs 4.1 566 $31.68
Weatherize Windows & Doors 4.74 621 $33.70
Add Air Gap Window Films 5.65 733 $39.51
Use Energy Saving Appliance Features 5.61 769 $43.04
Air Dry Clothes During Summer 5.64 779 $43.60
New Efficient Refrigerator 6 829 $46.40
Add Wall Insulation 6.54 857 $46.48
Upgrade to High-Performance Windows 7.29 971 $51.36
Programmable Thermostat 8.17 1,071 $58.10
Add Basements Insulation 8.85 1,148 $61.88
Seal Large Air Leaks 11.36 1,489 $80.76
Add Solar Water Heating System 11.67 1,494 $80.80
Seal and Insulate Ducts 11.58 1,512 $81.90
Add Attic Insulation 16.34 2,142 $116.20
New Furnace (from 0.50-0.96 AFUE) 32.69 4,238 $228.48