Why you only get 25% of the electricity you pay for

May 29th, 2014 | By | Category: General

By Ronny Sandoval

What would you say if I told you that about three-quarters of what you spend on electricity every month is wasted? Considering that Americans spend about $350 billion on electricity annually, I hope you’ll find this as shocking as I do.

From generation to delivery to consumption, inefficiencies at every step of electricity’s journey add up to a lot of waste. Fortunately, these same conditions present us with opportunities to substantially reduce inefficiencies and their associated economic, social, and environmental impacts.

For more on this story, visit: Why you only get 25% of the electricity you pay for | EDF Climate411 blog.

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