Power To The People
The cost of electricity may be far from your mind at this time of year - but as anyone whose house or yard are decorated with elaborate twinkling displays will tell you, those kilowatts quickly add up. Our electricity consumption goes up during the holiday season, not just because we're bathing our homes in holiday lights, but also thanks to higher heating costs. How does your electric bill compare to the average in your state and other states; who spends the most and how does our electricity usage divvy up among different household items and chores? Read on to find out.