Daniel O'Connor has written 17 entries about this goal
Both Australian achievements! That’s exciting stuff.
BBC News has an article about the standby button and the cost of electricity in running such devices.
A paper about precooling buildings to save energy caught my eye recently.
The gist of it is you crank up the airconditioner in the morning, cooling the material of the building, then all you have to do is keep it minimally cool, letting it warm through the day.
Equivalent to taking about 60,000 cars off the road in terms of greenhouse gas emissions, I wonder how much oil they are saving us all.
Look at all of the resistance out there – it’s disheartening to say the least.