Lowe's promotes energy savings in 31 days

Mooresville, N.C.-based Lowe's is celebrating Energy Awareness Month with an energy-savings tip of the day online at Lowes.com.

Lowe's is calling the effort: "31 days, 31 ways to save."

So far, the tips have included: "Prevent heat loss by hanging thermal curtains" and "Plug electronic devices into power strip surge protectors." The tips are from the EPA's WaterSense and Energy Star programs.