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Save money and reduce carbon emissions with GreenTrac

Greentrac homepage screenshotHands up who turns off their PC when not in use?

I have to admit even though I always turn off my computer at night; it’s often left idle during the day.

Greentrac‘ is a software package that is helping me change my behaviour, reduce my carbon footprint and save money. Suitable for large organisations or individuals, GreenTrac helps you cut down the power usage of your  computers. Continue reading

Giving and getting stuff for free

freecycle, snaffle up and freally getting things for freeMost people by now have heard of Freecycle.

The Freecycle concept birthed by Deron Beal in 2003, is all about keeping things from landfill and protecting the environment while helping people out and saving money.

If you have items in your home that you no longer want but say they aren’t worth much in terms of money, what do you do with them? Continue reading

Get a free copy of Ecoescape travel guide and plan an ethical holiday in the UK

Ecoescape: Responsible escapism in the UK by Laura BurgessIf you live in the UK and are planning an eco friendly holiday, then you can grab yourself a free copy of the first edition of Ecoescape.

Ecoescape is a directory of green places to stay and visit in the UK. It brings together sustainable ideas for every step of the way: from places to stay and things to do, to places to eat and ways to get there, including nearest national cycle routes and rail links.

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