Consider switching to LED lighting. It requires 75% less energy than incandescent bulbs and is easier to dispose of than compact fluorescent bulbs which contain mercury. Visit your electric provider’s website for additional resources to conserve energy and reduce electrical use in your home.
For more ideas: https://www.energy.gov/energysaver/energy-efficient-home-design
We respectfully acknowledge that the Fort Worth Botanic Garden is located on traditional lands of Indigenous Peoples. We honor the ancestry, heritage, and gifts of all Indigenous Peoples who were sustained by these lands and give thanks to them. We are grateful that these lands continue to provide enrichment for many people today. [More…]