The Dyer family's appliances always seem to be running. Whether it's the washing machine, dishwasher or blow dryer, their four children are regularly adding to their power bill.
So when the Sacramento Municipal Utility District mailed Greg Dyer a report card complete with a failing grade and a frown face for using more energy then his neighbors, it felt like he was in school again.
"I thought, 'You gotta be kidding me,'" he said. "It seemed a little childish to me."
Sacramento's utility...Full Story