Federal government tips to ‘beat the heat’ becoming hot topic

Federal government tips to ‘beat the heat’ becoming hot topic

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) - Some air conditioning tips from the federal government are dividing people on the internet.

Energy-Star recommends keeping your thermostat at 78 degrees in the summer, and 82 when you’re asleep.

Many people have expressed passionate opinions on the topic. Some say those temperatures are ridiculously hot, while others claim to find them perfectly comfortable.

One element missing from those recommendations is humidity.

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