The Energy Freedom Home - How to wipe out electricity and gas bills in nine steps
How to Wipe Out Electricity and Gas Bills in Nine Steps
The Energy Freedom Home book is a perfect energy and money saving guide for Australian homeowners today. It translates the recommendations of the award-winning Zero Carbon Australia Buildings Plan into practical steps for homeowners.
The average Australian household spends over $2,000 a year on gas and electricity bills. Now, that's not the case anymore. Today, there are lots of ways you can reduce your bills and can even wipe them out without sacrificing your convenience.
The quiet revolution for renewable energy and energy efficiency is rising. In fact, over 1.4M households in Australia have rooftop solar panels.
This book discusses more simple, effective and practical ways as well as solar panel usage to reduce energy consumption. It contains detailed descriptions, easy to follow solutions on practical problems with colourful photos and diagrams for better understanding. This is perfect manual for homeowners to free themselves from costly non-renewable sources of energy.
The Energy-Freedom Home explains nine steps that can be taken – in any order – to become more energy efficient:
- Replace old lights with LEDs
- Stop draughts
- Improve insulation
- Upgrade windows
- Use energy-efficient appliances
- Install reverse-cycle systems
- Use solar or heat-pump systems to heat your water
- Monitor and control your energy use
- Switch to solar