how to win
To win this competition your house needs to reduce its energy consumption over the month-long competition period more than the other houses can reduce theirs.
Energy Saving Tips
These are some of the energy saving tips that have worked best in the past:
How the Competition is Scored
Scoring is done by tracking the energy a house consumes during each hour of each day of the competition.
The house that consumes the least energy, compared to their baseline, is the winner.
Because each house has a different energy profile, each house has been given a baseline to determine their savings. A house's baseline is based on it's occupancy, historical consumption, weather and other factors. For more information check out score and baseline calculation details.