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Money Saving Energy Tips

carbon dioxide emissionsfuel costs

What are the spots? They show the relative Cost Savings and Reduced CO2 emissions.

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Saving
Tips
 Energy 
Savings 
Each Year
 Money
Savings
Each Year
 CO2
Savings
Each Year
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dishwasher energy saving tips
30kWh -
90kWh
£5.61 -
£16.83

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11.01kg -
33.03kg
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Run the machine full and less often

boil less water in kettle energy saving tips
82kWh -
164kWh
£15.334 -
£30.668

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30.09kg -
60.19kg
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Boil only what you need. Savings depend on how much tea you drink!

fridge freezer energy saving tips
50kWh -
400kWh
£9.35 -
£74.8

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18.35kg -
146.8kg
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Fridge maintenance. Savings depend on size, age and rating

dmoney saving tips tumble drying
90kWh -
350kWh
£16.83 -
£65.45

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33.03kg -
128.45kg
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Operate Less often, clean filters, part dry clothes?

differnce in cost of shallow or deep bath
700kWh -
1400kWh
£27.3 -
£261.8

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147kg -
513.8kg
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Have shallower baths and consider how you heat water

change energy supplier to save money
0kWh -
0kWh
£0 -
£500

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0 -
0
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save money and have a beerSwitch! This is the single simplest way of saving money. This is equivalent to 100 pints of beer!

shower or power shower which is cheaper
120kWh -
1100kWh
£22.44 -
£293.857

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25.2kg -
403.7kg
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Aviod immersion heated power showers

save money and energy with good loft insulation
3000kWh -
3750kWh
£117 -
£146.25

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630kg -
787.5kg
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Modern loft insulation in a 3 bed semi - these numbers are for Gas, savings are greater for other fuels

save money and energy with good loft insulation
1000kWh -
1500kWh
£39 -
£58.5

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210kg -
315kg
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Modern loft insulation in a 3 bed semi - these numbers are for Gas, savings are greater for other fuels


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