Latest Energy efficiency posts


We could power households from the scraps in our food waste bins – here’s what is stopping us

​Imagine if you could power your kettle using the energy generated from the vegetable cuttings quietly breaking down in your kitchen's compost bin.


How To Create The Most Planet Friendly Home Possible

Homes that are good for our planet are also cheaper to run! Here's how to do it - from building, to the appliances you buy.


4 Renewable Energy Careers You Didn’t Know Existed

Get some career inspiration from four amazing women in the sector!


Food Prep Guide: Cut Time, Save Dollars & Waste Less

Meal prepping for the week is a great way to cut down on food waste


iPhone vs fridge: which has a higher electricity usage?

Just how much energy does your smartphone gobble up?


Tips for buying energy-efficient appliances

Make sure that your next purchase is a planet-strong one!


Which type of stovetop is the most energy efficient?

Gas? Electric? Induction?


Creating a planet-strong home – Tips for renting sustainably.

Many of us dream of living off the grid, drinking from fresh water springs and foraging wild plants from our own backyard. For people who rent, it’s a dream that probably seems too far-fetched to become a reality – but it doesn’t have to be that way.


Watt Watchers: Should we be on an energy diet?

Scientists in Switzerland, a country that imports 80% of its energy, have come up with a cohesive strategy to tackle today’s persistent energy squandering — the “2,000 Watt Society”.