Home Electricity Saving Information
Energy Saving Information For All Australians
Home Electricity Reduction Information : Designed to quickly help you become aware of your electricity usage and costs. Education is the key here, to being able to make good informed choices.
Choices helping you to minimise the effects of rising electricity costs. A lot of our home electricity reduction information is based simply on maths.
QUESTION: What will 50 watts of 24/7 standby electricity over a year, alternatively power?
ANSWER: An average 18 kWh per day Aussie home! For 24 DAYS!
START SLASHING THE WASTE NOW!
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Energy Awareness Guides
Home Appliance Energy Guide : Become more aware of the true cost of appliances in your home. Knowing what appliances cost the most, will allow you to reduce costs. Start addressing your usage habits to further save! Helping you to move on from being just a BILL PAYER!
Download our HOME APPLIANCE ENERGY GUIDE
Reducing Standby [Wasted] Electricity : Are you aware of the term standby electricity? You should be, as it can really increase your quarterly electricity costs. Electrical standby is the power and the cost you can easily eliminate, by turning off your appliances.
Learn how to firstly discover it, before secondly getting rid of it. Two actions that will help save a lot of money off the electricity bill. Every 100 watts costing you approx. $75 per bill! Learn more today, to save tomorrow!
Download REDUCING STANDBY ELECTRICITY GUIDE
Visit our STANDBY [WASTED] ELECTRICITY page.
Reducing Home Computer Running Costs : Electricity prices are on the rise, so it pays to make sure you operate your home computer as efficiently as possible. The desktop home computer can easily raise the electricity bill.
This report explains what you can do to reduce the operating costs of your desktop home computer. A laptop is far cheaper to run than desktop.
Download our REDUCING HOME COMPUTER RUNNING COSTS GUIDE
Unflued Gas Heater Health Risks : There is no question according to research found easily on the internet, that unflued gas heaters produce several by-products, which are all harmful to human health, of all ages!
The most noxious of these by-products are:
Carbon Monoxide : Nitrogen Dioxide
Carbon Dioxide : Formaldehyde
Is it NOT THE TIME NOW YOU STOPPED
placing your health or your child's at risk?
Aussie Energy Label Guide : Do you really understand the Aussie Energy Label? If you are shopping by stars alone, you could be making a very big mistake. SMART shoppers know how to read the label correctly. We will teach you a nice little trick, allowing you to make your next purchase, an educated one.
SHOPPING BY STARS MAY LEAVE YOU IN THE DARK!
Download our AUSSIE ENERGY LABEL GUIDE
Is Solar Power [GROSS FIT] A Good Form Of Investment? : As electricity rise your ROI is greatly reduced! Now why were you not told that at the time of sale? See how your gross feed profit is easily reduced by electricity rises and electrical standby in the home.
It just does not make sense to generate above the roof, to support waste under the roof! Did you know offsetting electricity at source, will allow you to save more as costs rise?
Download our IS SOLAR POWER [GROSS FIT] A GOOD FORM OF INVESTMENT GUIDE
Visit our SOLAR POWER page.
Home Power Saver Guide : OK knowing where to start saving on electricity costs can be hard! But for householders stepping on the road to home electricity reduction, one thing is for sure, they all wish they had started a long time ago!
It's never to late to start slashing your electricity costs! With increased awareness and education, you could be starting your own home energy reduction program today, offering yourself repeated electricity savings from tomorrow! You asked us for a guide, for your friends with electricity issues. Please share this page!
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How To Correctly Size A Solar Power System : It pays to make sure you do an accurate assessment of the electricity used during the 'sunny hours' of the day. To small a solar system and you will be buying [importing] electricity, to large and you sending [exporting] electricity back to the grid.
Download our HOW TO CORRECTLY SIZE A SOLAR POWER SYSTEM GUIDE
Why Installing A Solar PV Still Makes Sense And Greatly Reduces Power Costs : Typically a solar pv system will take six to eight years to pay off. It is rising electricity costs, which now make solar pv systems, so attractive. As electricity costs rise, the system in effect can pay for itself quicker.
Download our WHY INSTALLING SOLAR PV STILL MAKES SENSE GUIDE
How To Read Your Mechanical Electricity Meter : A simple guide to making sure you read your mechanical [clock face] electricity meter correctly.
Download our HOW TO READ YOUR MECHANICAL ELECTRICITY METER GUIDE
Visit our SUPPORT page to download a meter recording sheet.
Features And Benefits Of Monitoring Your Consumption And Solar Power : Wondering why other households install an energy monitoring system? Learn quickly the features of such a system and importantly how these savvy householders are saving big time off their electricity costs.
Download our FEATURES AND BENEFITS OF ENERGY MONITORING GUIDE
Visit our HOW TO CHOOSE YOUR ENERGY MONITORING SYSTEM page
Your Savings When Offsetting Electricity Costs With Solar Power : We have done the maths and show you what each solar system size will save you based on the current and forecast electricity cost hikes.
Download our OFFSETTING ELECTRICITY COSTS WITH SOLAR POWER GUIDE [Being Updated]
Solar Power Metering : A quick explanation of how your solar power when net metered will help you save off electricity costs.
Download our SOLAR POWER NET METERING GUIDE
Download our SMART ELECTRICITY METERS AND SOLAR POWER GUIDE
Visit our NET FIT METERING page
Dozen Other Uses For 50 Watts Of 24/7 Standby [Wasted] Energy : Did you know 50 watts of 24 / 7 electrical standby, will power the average Aussie 18 kWh home for almost 25 days!
Learn what else you can do with this wasted power. You will be amazed!
Download our DOZEN OTHER USES FOR 50 WATTS OF STANDBY [WASTED] ELECTRICITY
Time Of Use [TOU] Electricity Tariff Graphical Guide : Inform all of your household easily with one of our guides stuck to your fridge.
TOU tariffs vary around Australia. In NSW there are different TOU tariffs with relation to the different electricity distributor areas. Different in switching times and tariff rates. Currently our tables show peak, shoulder and off peak rates only for NSW.
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Learn more about reducing home electricity costs in relation to :
HOME LIGHTING : What are the replacement options for halogen down lights? CFL and more recently LED replacements are the favoured option, for reducing those 50 watt lights down to ONLY a few watts! When you have a lot of halogens, it does not take long to save a lot.
SOLAR POWER : A Gross FIT is not the only way to reduce your electricity costs! In fact you can simply slash electricity costs, by using what you produce above the roof first. Learn about Net FIT metered solar power systems.
Our SUPPORT page has information focused towards the needs of our existing clients. Help and suggestions to assist you further, with your home energy reduction program.
What Are Your Home's Carbon Emissions?
Check out our CO2 Calculator on our CALCULATOR page.
We are finding most households with an increased energy awareness, find it easier to save on energy costs, with little or no changes to home appliances. Where appliances are listed with a high electricity use, savings will only be made when the appliance is running efficiently and operated in an energy efficient manner.
Are You Aware Of The Mercury Contained In A CFL?
Is Your Local Council Offering You Safe Disposal?
When broken these CFL light globes can easily discharge deadly mercury into your garbage bin. Or the on way to the tip!
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