Posts Tagged ‘consumption’

  • Avoiding British Gas Price Rises This Winter

    Nov 11, 12 • 1385 Views • FinanceComments Off on Avoiding British Gas Price Rises This Winter

    Recent news reveal that British Gas has hiked its prices by at least 7% which means that customers should at least expect a gas bill with an increase of at [&hellip...

  • Cheating At Your 5 A Day

    Nov 1, 12 • 947 Views • FoodComments Off on Cheating At Your 5 A Day

    For those of you that find it difficult to get your five portions of fruit and vegetables a day, scientists have now developed a freeze dry technique that retains all [&hellip...

  • Washing Machines Buying Tips

    Oct 30, 12 • 706 Views • Home ImprovementComments Off on Washing Machines Buying Tips

    A good quality washing machine can make a whole lot of difference in your life. If you buy a cheap washing machine that is in a poor state, it will [&hellip...

  • The Origins Of Afternoon Tea

    Oct 10, 12 • 887 Views • FoodComments Off on The Origins Of Afternoon Tea

    During the early 19th century, tea consumption increased radically throughout the UK and became one of the most popular beverage in the country. At the time, Anna Russell, the 7th [&hellip...

  • A Washing Machines Can Be Eco-Friendly

    Oct 5, 12 • 840 Views • Home ImprovementComments Off on A Washing Machines Can Be Eco-Friendly

    Buying the most eco-friendly washing machine is a good step forward for both saving you money and saving the environment. To know the statistics on what your washing machine outputs [&hellip...

  • GoGreen Plus Helps Businesses Save Money

    Oct 5, 12 • 634 Views • BusinessComments Off on GoGreen Plus Helps Businesses Save Money

    A number of small businesses tend to find themselves in something of a catch-22 position when it comes to reducing their carbon footprint. They all want to do something about [&hellip...

  • The World’s Leaders In Solar Power Usage

    Oct 3, 12 • 694 Views • GreenComments Off on The World’s Leaders In Solar Power Usage

    The world is facing an energy crisis. Our current dependence on, and huge consumption of, fossil fuels is a problem for two reasons: 1) The burning of fossil fuels to [&hellip...

  • Is Technology The Answer To Our Energy Saving Problems?

    Sep 21, 12 • 823 Views • GreenComments Off on Is Technology The Answer To Our Energy Saving Problems?

    An environmental awareness has come to permeate every aspect of our everyday life, nowhere is it more rightly prominent than in our energy usage. As we power and heat our [&hellip...

  • The Japanese Offices Bringing Out The Sandals To Save Energy

    Sep 16, 12 • 568 Views • GeneralComments Off on The Japanese Offices Bringing Out The Sandals To Save Energy

    How often have we sweltered in our office during the summer heat? We fidget in our ergonomic chair, mop our brow with a screen wipe by mistake and try to [&hellip...

  • It’s Hamsterdam: Legalising The Drug Trade

    Jul 28, 12 • 847 Views • LawComments Off on It’s Hamsterdam: Legalising The Drug Trade

    ‘Hamsterdam’ was an episode of the Wire that explored the notion of legalising the drug trade in a regulated manner. In the episode, Major Colvin cleared out several city blocks [&hellip...

  • 5 Ways to Implement Sustainability in your Business

    Apr 7, 12 • 956 Views • BusinessComments Off on 5 Ways to Implement Sustainability in your Business

    Making a commitment to increased sustainability in a business will often start with a number of basic steps. Most companies are already conscious that cost-saving measures can go hand-in-hand with [&hellip...