So how do I Save Energy Part 2?

  • 22 April 2008
  • Home Energy Centre

Appliances

  •   When buying new products, check out the Energy Rating Labels
  •   Turn appliances off at the wall when not in use
  •   Choose energy efficient appliances - look for the Energy Star label

Fridges

 
Use more power than any other appliance in the home -  how can you use
them more efficiently?
 
  •     Temperature - should be between 3-5 degrees
  •     Make sure seals fit tightly - can easily be replaced-  
  •     Defrost food in fridge - will help to keep the fridge cool
  •     Leftovers - cool down before putting in fridge
  •     Keep door shut  
 

Check out

www.energystar.govt.nz
www.consumer.org.nz


for more useful information and tips on getting the most out of your electrical appliances.



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