The advantages of switching to LED bulbs

Ikea, the Swedish furniture giants, have recently announced that they are to stop selling halogen and compact fluorescent bulbs from September this year, when all of their lighting will become super efficient light-emitting diodes, aka LEDs. With over 2.3 million bulbs sold by Ikea each year in the UK alone, the change should hopefully help their customers to save energy and money over time. Continue reading

10 simple ways to live a greener life today

When it comes to going green and reducing your carbon footprint, many people think that only big gestures matter, such as having cavity wall insulation fitted, or installing expensive solar panels to your home. Of course these things have a big impact on the reduction of carbon emissions, but there are lots of little things that you can start doing right now that will help to make our planet a greener place to live Continue reading