When temperatures soar the hum of air conditioning systems grow louder. According to a recently released report from the NOAA’s National Climactic Data Center's "State of the Climate: National Overview June 2012" the past 12 months saw average temperatures that were more than 3 degrees above the long-term average.
With the summer sweltering on and AC units getting turned on more often and working harder than ever, finding ways to save energy is getting tougher.
Here are five tips to reduce energy use during the summer:
What do you do to save energy?