Energy

Energy efficiency is something we can all do and it saves money. Just switch it off, fix the draft and turn the thermostat down one degree. Sometimes it the simple things like waiting until you have a full load for your washing machine and hanging your clothes to dry rather than using a tumble dryer.

Climate change means we need to move away from using fossil fuels. Switching to a green energy provider is the easiest thing to do. Let us know your provider recommendations or see below.

Home energy falls into two main sections, input and output. Investigate energy generation and see if it for you. Maybe changing the boiler is all you need to do. Make sure your home does not waste heat and your appliances are energy efficient.

Action Surrey An impartial energy advice service set up by local councils across Surrey as well as Surrey County Council. How to improve your property, get advice and grants.

Dorking Solar Group Quote: “We are a not-for-profit community energy group working towards a more sustainable future”.

Ecotricity One of an increasing number of green energy providers. Quote: “Being Britain’s greenest energy company isn’t just about the obvious stuff, like our 100% renewable electricity and our green gas. We go further than any other UK energy supplier to make sure everything we do is building a greener Britain”.

Energy Savings Trust Quote: “Energy Saving Trust is an independent organisation – working to address the climate emergency”. “We want to help you save money on your bills at the same time as reducing your carbon footprint. So, whether that involves being more energy efficient, generating your own renewable energy, switching to a green tariff or insulating your home to keep the heat in – we’ve got advice and information to help”.

Simple Energy Advice Independent advice on home energy and grants. Quote: “This site has been developed in conjunction with the Department for Business, Energy, and Industrial Strategy“.

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