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Are Barbecues Bad for the Environment?
Are Barbecues Bad for the Environment?
BBQs have become a major feature of garden socialising in the British summer - but are they ecofriendly? What type of BBQ has the lowest carbon footprint and is the…...
Carbon Footprint Friendly Appliances
Carbon Footprint Friendly Appliances
We need our appliances, but when you replace them it’s advisable to look for those which are most energy efficient, putting less CO2 in the atmosphere. Even without…...
Do Timber Framed Houses Reduce Carbon Emissions?
Do Timber Framed Houses Reduce Carbon Emissions?
Environmentalists favour timber framed houses that use wood instead of concrete, metal and stone or brick. Wood is the ultimate renewable building material when it is…...
Eco Buildings: Can They Really Be Carbon Neutral?
Eco Buildings: Can They Really Be Carbon Neutral?
Eco buildings can be built that are carbon neutral and there are a growing number of examples of individual buildings and whole developments that have a no zero energy…...
Going Solar To Save Carbon
Going Solar To Save Carbon
Solar power is a wonderful, sustainable alternative energy source for your home. You might not be able to generate all your electricity or hot water during the year,…...
Green Energy and Carbon Footprints
Green Energy and Carbon Footprints
Green electricity isn’t always a case of suppliers using sustainable energy. But if you make the right choices you can help reduce your carbon footprint....
Recycle And Lower The Planet's Carbon
Recycle And Lower The Planet's Carbon
Recycling is an excellent way to reduce your own carbon footprint, but the more you do, the more it also helps others....
Save Energy and Carbon
Save Energy and Carbon
There are several very easy things you can do that will not only cut your carbon footprint, but also your bills....
What Will Proper Insulation Save You?
What Will Proper Insulation Save You?
Insulating your house well is a quick way to lower the building’s carbon footprint – and save you money....
Wood Burning Stoves and Heat Pumps
Wood Burning Stoves and Heat Pumps
Both wood-burning stoves with backboilers and heat pumps with pipes in the ground can be excellent ways to heat your home and reduce your carbon footprint....
Your Carbon Footprint In The Garden
Your Carbon Footprint In The Garden
Your garden might be carbon-friendly, put there are ways you can use it to reduce your carbon footprint....
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