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Ways To Save Energy

May 11, 2013

Start small. Even if you don’t have the resources for a large-scale green energy project, there are still steps you can take. For example, solar chargers for small electronics generally only require the device to be set near a window for a few hours. Don’t underestimate the power of a small step.Changing the way you consume energy can be as simple as getting a radiant barrier installed in your attic. Talk to your electricity provider and see if they offer an alternative that allows your home to use green energy as well as rebates.Several companies are now using wind or solar power for their electricity, and you can take advantage of this! Call your provider today to find out if you can switch to green energy. If switching your home to solar power is beyond your financial capabilities, try switching just one room, like a bedroom, to solar power. There are solar kits available online that can help you green a room, and this will positively affect your energy bills and carbon footprint for years to come. Solar energy is a great way to get hot water at a low cost. Get a solar hot-water system to supplement the other green energy changes you plan on making to your home in the near future.