10 day energy awareness campaign .
Our 10 day energy awareness campaign has launched on Facebook and Twitter. Day 1 and 2 started off with two simple reminders about thermostat settings and keeping air con filters cleaned for maximum efficiency. The facts for day 3, 4, 5, and 6 all relate to something that we all have in our homes – the humble lightbulb!
10 days = 10 energy facts
If you don’t have access to facebook or twitter then you can check back on the website for previews and updates.
Here is energy fact Number 1 for you. Lower your Thermostat by as little as 1 degree and save as much as 10% a year on heating costs.
Did you know?
Cleaning your Air Conditioner filter regularly can lower its energy consumption by up to 15%
Day 3 of our Energy Awareness campaign. The energy fact today is about the benefits of LED lighting. LED Light Bulbs use less energy and last 25 times longer than incandescent lighting. Read more about the virtues of LED bulbs here.
Save energy and money by following our 30 tips & tricks on saving #energy. Challenge your family and friends to take part in this energy-saving initiative.
Day 4. Did you know that 90% of the energy used by traditional incandescent bulb is given off as heat?
You may have already started saving energy – Day 5 of our Energy Awareness campaign. If you switched to fluorescent light bulbs, you will use 25%-35% less energy already. Fluorescent bulbs also last 10 times longer than incandescent lighting.