Photo by Tim Foster As you'd expect from someone frantic enough to write a blog about the state of the climate and the mass extinction of life on earth, we're signed up to a 100% green electricity tariff. So we used to think that, as long as we could afford the bills, it didn't actually … Continue reading Why worry about saving energy on a green tariff?
Small steps... Wherever possible, REDUCE ENERGY USE.Get your electricity from a supplier offering '100% renewable' power.Better still, distinguish between the truly green suppliers and the 'greenwashed': sign up to one that directly invests in renewable generation. There's green and then there's GREEN.(Photo by Annabelle Tipper) For years, I've cheerfully subscribed to 100% green tariffs on … Continue reading Green electricity – Part 2
Small steps... Go to uSwitch and sign up to run your home on certified 100% renewable electricity.Spread the word! See if your electricity supplier will send you a certificate to stick on the fridge and get others talking.Speak to friends, family and neighbours, especially those less familiar with online comparison sites, and help them switch … Continue reading Green electricity – Part 1