Archive for June, 2009

IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT ENERGY SAVER LIGHT BULBS!

A very important message – CFLs are not the answer to our lighting requirements, they have many potential dangers. These dangers can be avoided and an even more significant amount of electricity can be saved by utilising LED Lights in place of your existing lighting technology, LED Lights may require a more substantial investment initially, but with many years of maintenance free operation and low electricity usage, pay back can usually be achieved within 2 years.

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How To Lower Your Electric Bill Video | General Home Economics Videos

There are some great tips here to help reduce your electricity usage. It is also worth considering that a significant amount of electricity can be saved by utilising LED Lights in place of your existing lighting technology, LED Lights may require a more substantial investment initially, but with many years of maintenance free operation and low electricity usage, pay back can usually be achieved within 2 years.

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China’s New Wind Farm Challenges The Largest Hydroelectric Plant In Output – Ecofriend

Good to see that China is trying to get to grips with sustainable energy development that avoid carbon emissions.

You too can play a part in the fight against climate change. A significant amount of electricity can be saved by utilising LED Lights in place of your existing lighting technology, LED Lights may require a more substantial investment initially, but with many years of maintenance free operation and low electricity usage pay back can usually be achieved within 2 years.

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How to Get a Solar Roof for 80% Off : CleanTechnica

This looks a good deal! You need to live in Louisiana to get the benefit though.

Everyone else should look at building their own solar power panel, it can be a very cost effective way of generating your own electricity.

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Solar tiles that offer style | Green Tech – CNET News

Building your own solar power panel can be a very cost effective way of generating your own electricity, especially if you make your home look like this!

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New LED Bulbs by Sharp Can be Remotely Tuned Between 7 Shades of White : TreeHugger

Every business and individual can play their part in the fight against climate change. A significant amount of electricity can be saved by utilising LED Lights in place of your existing lighting technology, LED Lights may require a more substantial investment initially, but with many years of maintenance free operation and low electricity usage pay back can usually be achieved within 2 years.

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Reduce Carbon Emissions From Lighting

Train stations `could reduce carbon emissions from lighting` Railways stations should reduce their carbon emissions by switching off their lighting, it has been asserted. Donnachadh McCarthy has launched a campaign on the Guardian`s Ethical Living blog, urging transport centres to avoid using lamps during the day. `When I last visited Stratford [station] in May, every single light was on, including 30 massive floodlights trained on the gigantic glass windows `It was a monument to wasted electricity and money,` he explained. Mr McCarthy estimated £40,000 a year is unnecessarily spent on providing light to the station. He contacted Transport for London to voice his concerns, who replied they will `review the situation`. Similar correspondence was also sent to the city`s mayor Boris Johnson. A representative from Mr Johnson`s office said it would be `great to see` Guardian readers urging their local hubs to switch off their lights. The newspaper recently reported spoof eco viral videos could be getting the green message across more effectively than more official clips.

They don’t have to switch off the lights, particularly if security is a concern. A significant amount of electricity can be saved by utilising LED Lights in place of existing lighting technology, LED Lights may require a more substantial investment initially, but with many years of maintenance free operation and low electricity usage pay back can usually be achieved within 2 years.

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