A new report found that former Vice President Al Gore’s estate near Nashville, Tennessee, used more than 21 times more energy than the average U.S. household over the past year.
The report by the National Center for Public Policy Research, citing the public electric company that powers Gore’s home, found that the 10,070-square-foot mansion used 230,889 kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity during the past 12 months.
According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, the average American house uses less than 11,000 kilowatt hours annually. The number only factors in the energy used in one of Gore’s houses. The former Vice President is famous for his campaigns to reduce carbon output, with a tremendous focus on conserving energy. Read more at Fox News.