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Tuesday 23 July 2019

How to make energy savings

l Switch off lights in unoccupied rooms at home. Consider if porch lights or floodlighting could be switched off

l Change to CFL or LED light bulbs

l Ensure new appliances are as efficient as possible

l Switch off computer monitors and boxes when not in use

l Don't leave your mobile phone charger plugged in when not in use as it can use power even when the handset is not being charged

l Don't use dishwashers or washing machines during weekday evenings (5-7pm)

l Don't leave your immersion water heater on all the time. Use a timer and lagging jacket insulation

l Clean your light fittings, reflectors and lampshades regularly.

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