Federal Environment Ministry

At 31 December counter provider log / overview in energy consumption through regular reading / new online tool and app to evaluate free counter who reads his meter readings before the end of the year, can reduce energy costs. If no current meter reading is the provider, the energy consumption is estimated. When a price change, which can lead to additional costs. That’s why consumer should notify their counters at 31 December the provider. To reduce energy costs in the long term, meter readings should be read regularly. So, changes in energy consumption can be identified earlier and it may be respond faster, for example a defective refrigerator.

In addition, the overview in energy consumption makes it easier to find matching cuts. The comparison with similar households provides addition motivation. Consumer the easiest way keep permanent track with a free energy savings account on energiesparkonto.de. Example current: Consumption compared to average households how much an average household consumes in a year, point calculations of the non-profit co2online GmbH and numbers of the oko-Institut. A distinction is made between households without and with electric water heating (heater etc.). Single household: 1,700 kWh (2,700 kWh) two person household: 3,100 (4,100 kWh) kWh three person household: 3,600 kWh (5,100 kWh) four-person household: 4,100 kWh (5,900 kWh) five-person budget: 5,000 kWh (7,200 kWh) is the power consumption of the average values, there is usually a considerable savings potential. The costs can be reduced often among households with average power consumption. How big the potential for savings is, shows, for example, the StromCheck”by co2online.

Evaluate and compare free app with new online tool will facilitate calculating, comparing, and the assessment of own energy consumption free tools for Smartphone and Tablet PC. So can the co2online app EnergieCheck”meter readings captured directly at the meter and will be evaluated. The awkward note or record is required. The free app for iOS and Android makes it significantly easier to regularly collect data on energy consumption: service/energiesparapp /. An accurate evaluation allows the energy savings of co2online sponsored also by the Federal Environment Ministry. With the digital household accounts for energy and mobility, consumer can interactively take their energy costs under the microscope and sustainably lower. Since early December 2013, the energy savings in a completely revised version online. More than 70,000 people already use the tool unique in Europe:. Through co2online the non-profit co2online GmbH (www.co2online.de) for the reduction of climate-damaging CO2 committed. With the energy savings, interactive EnergiesparChecks, heat mirrors and heating advice she motivates individuals to also save money with active climate protection. A strong network with partners from media, science, economy and politics supports various information campaigns. The action impulses that trigger the campaigns of co2online, demonstrably contribute to reduce CO2.