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Learn how to save money and the environment by reducing your electricity bill. It is very easy and simple to do.
Save Electricity ..and your money & environment • This slide show needs no introduction, we have all heard how damaging it is on both our wallets and environment, if we waste power. • It’s up to everyone to do their bit to save electricity, so here are some tips that will help… …you make a difference. Appliances • Turn off appliances at the wall Appliances on standby still use electricity, and a lot can be saved by switching them off. E.g. The digital clock on a microwave uses more power to keep time than the energy used to heat food. Your mobile phone charger uses power even if it’s plugged in the power point without a phone. Air Conditioner • Use fans instead of air conditioners if possible, they use a lot less power. • Close all doors to rooms that don’t need to be cool. This way it doesn’t use so much energy to cool the house. • Close curtains & windows to prevent the cool air leaving and hot air entering the house. • Set the air conditioner to 23°C (73.4 F), which is the most energy efficient to cool the house. Heater • Similar principles apply to the air conditioner eg. Closing windows & curtains • Wear warmer clothing • Add extra blankets to your bedding • Wear socks or slippers to prevent heat being lost from your body Take Action! • If you really want to make a massive difference to the environment, check out this e-book. It shows you how to create your own generator for your home, so you can create free electricity without hurting the environment. CLICK HERE
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