Remember load-shedding? Remember actually speaking to your kids again? Catching up with your spouse? Playing a board game together for the first time in a decade?
Committng to a once-a-week ‘power-off evening’ should decrease your electricity bill in the region of 5% and is goingto make everyone appreciate and understand the value of electricity that much more.
And once you get over the initial weirdness and get organised with candles and so on, you’ll find it becomes the most important evening of the week.
This tip appears in GOING GREEN 365 Ways To Change Our World by Simon Gear and is provided courtesy Penguin Books