Domestic energy has prominent role to portray in total energy consumption and it holds the major share when compared with other energy resources such as wood , kerosene, natural gas and electricity etc. Every day we make use of different types of energy sources for effective working of various home appliances.
Some interesting eco home facts:
Households in UK spend electricity of 2.2 billion Euros for freezing and cooling food.
UK household generates 6 tonnes of carbon dioxide that can fill six hot air balloons.
If every one out of 10 homes in UK make use of appliances recognized by energy star, the change will be similar to planting 1.7 million acres of trees.
Use laptop computers as it consumes 98% less energy when compared to desktop computers.
In United Kingdom, 33% of houses will have a working carbon monoxide detector.
Make use of natural cleaners such as baking soda, salt, white vinegar, lemon, eucalyptus oil and olive oil to clean the floor.