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A simple way to slash your energy bills
Monday, 13 Apr, 2015 – 9:32 | No Comment
A simple way to slash your energy bills

As you might remember, Mr Green and I came up with a cunning and frugal plan to reduce our carbon footprint.
Being the ever-resourceful guy, Mr Green lined our dining room curtains and ceiling with space …

Are you ready for a smart meter?
Tuesday, 31 Mar, 2015 – 14:19 | Comments Off
Are you ready for a smart meter?

I’m all for reducing our carbon footprint and our bills by being aware of the amount of energy we use.
In the past I’ve tried all sorts of energy recording devices from the Owl to the …

Top 10 reasons I haven’t bought an electric car (yet)
Friday, 31 Oct, 2014 – 10:18 | Comments Off
Top 10 reasons I haven’t bought an electric car (yet)

An electric car should be a no-brainer for a green household. But here are ten reasons why I won’t be buying one soon.

How being a dimwit can save you money
Wednesday, 15 Oct, 2014 – 19:55 | Comments Off
How being a dimwit can save you money

Small Footprints has a great “Change the World Wednesday” challenge for us this week.
It’s one of those challenges that makes you realise living more sustainably can take just a few minutes, cost you nothing and …

Socially responsible investment opportunities with @energybonds
Friday, 28 Feb, 2014 – 14:02 | Comments Off
Socially responsible investment opportunities with @energybonds

If you’re looking for socially responsible investment opportunities, then investing in renewable energy or renewable technologies has become a viable option in this time of economic uncertainty. Today we talk about the options available

Mrs Green says no to the environment
Saturday, 15 Feb, 2014 – 20:03 | 3 Comments
Mrs Green says no to the environment

Do you put your money where your mouth is, or does frugality sometimes win the day?

Six ways to keep warm without turning up the thermostat
Wednesday, 29 Jan, 2014 – 11:35 | 2 Comments
Six ways to keep warm without turning up the thermostat

Many people have to choose between heating and eating. With these tips you can have the best of both worlds!

How to cut your electricity bill by 15%
Wednesday, 8 Jan, 2014 – 16:27 | 2 Comments
How to cut your electricity bill by 15%

This one simple step can help you reduce your electricity bill by 15%

How data centres are getting greener
Tuesday, 26 Nov, 2013 – 9:39 | Comments Off
How data centres are getting greener

As our reliance on technology continues to grow, so does our need for space to store and manage data. However, recently the environmental effects of these huge warehouses and factories of data storage space have been called into question.

Preparing our home for winter the green way
Wednesday, 25 Sep, 2013 – 15:31 | One Comment
Preparing our home for winter the green way

The Greens winterise their home…