Entries by Rachel Ehrhart

Screen saver

A screen saver doesn’t save much. So, to consume electricity more responsibly, think to shut your computer down or put it on standby. More benefits of reducing energy consumption at home HERE.  

Pressure-cooker

The pressure-cooker is a good alternative to cook. It uses between 40% and 70% less energy than other devices! More benefits of reducing energy consumption at home HERE.  

Broom

Keep the vacuum cleaner away! Indeed, using a broom is much better for the environment. Also, it is greater exercise! More benefits of reducing energy consumption at home HERE.  

Bicycle

When you have less than 5 kilometers to travel, take your bicycle! It is a very good way to do some exercise without even thinking about it! More benefits of reducing energy consumption at home HERE.  

Cold water

It was proven that cold water kills as much bacteria as hot water when it comes to washing your hands. So next time, think to wash your hands with cold water! More benefits of reducing energy consumption at home HERE.  

Frozen food

Defrosting your frozen food in your fridge enables your food to defrost slowly. Plus, the cold they provide by doing so helps slowing down the electric consumption of the fridge. More benefits of reducing energy consumption at home HERE.  

Full fridge

Make sure to fill your fridge and freezer. Indeed, a full fridge and freezer consume less electricity. Besides, you will always have loads of fresh healthy food to eat! More benefits of reducing energy consumption at home HERE.  

One pot

When you use only one pot to cook you consume less energy, but most importantly… you have less dishes to wash! More benefits of reducing energy consumption at home HERE.  

Ironing

Who cares if your pyjamas and towels are a little bit creased? So, stop ironing them, and start sparing time and energy. More benefits of reducing energy consumption at home HERE.    

Screens

Lower the intensity of your screens. Your battery will last longer and it is also better for your eyes! More benefits of reducing energy consumption at home HERE.