How Earth Hour can help me with saving energy?
2.7 years ago by
decarbonet ♦♦ 140
decarbonet ♦♦ 140 wrote:

With all the lights and main appliances off, you can measure the consumption of your always-on appliances, those constantly plugged on even when there is no one at home. For example, freezer/fridge and TV sets that stay in standby mode.


link modified 2.7 years ago by sandra50 • written 2.7 years ago by decarbonet ♦♦ 140
2.7 years ago by
sandra50 wrote:

The Metro newspapers published some suggestions of things to do in the Earth Hour:

  1. Have a bonfire
  2. Go stargazing – the Forestry Commission is organising loads of public events 
  3. Go on a night cycle – like the one being organised by Bike London
  4. Try cook something – like this ‘Earth Hour’ paella recipe by Great British Bake Off’s Flora Shedden
  5. Make your own candle lanterns


link written 2.7 years ago by sandra50
2.7 years ago by
lara10 wrote:

Indeed, Earth Hour is a great opportunity to measure standby and always on appliances! But the main idea of the campaign is awareness, it a symbolic action representing commitment to rethink our actions towards reducing footprint and protecting the natural environment. See



link written 2.7 years ago by lara10
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