Posts Tagged ‘electricity’

eco friendly cooking – 10 tips

We take daily meter readings here at Chez Green and despite having an A rated cooker, our energy use from making meals is undoubtedly one of the biggest aspects of our energy usage. There are many things you can do, however, to reduce the amount of energy you use. Here are our tips; please add…

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5 tips for clean, green laundry

The simple act of washing our clothes can have a significant impact on the environment. Whether its from the massive amounts of water and electricity used, or the use of harsh, toxic products, our washday really can cause the blues. Fortunately, there are lots of ways to make your washday clean and green. Use these…

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Over 2000 hours of energy wasted per year from standby

It’s not exactly a new, green message is it? Nothing new under the sun as they say, but according to latest research by the energy saving company, Bye Bye Standby, the message isn’t getting through yet, in the UK. A heart stopping 41% of British householders still leave their appliances on standby when they are…

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