In this ever more energy-efficient age, people are increasingly looking at ways of saving energy in their houses. Good insulation appliances and energy-saving tips are fantastic for decreasing a home’s carbon footprint and reducing fuel bills. However, there are ways to ensure that your home is as green as possible.
Solar panels supply the house they are installed with free energy, all year round. Harnessing the power of sunlight, they convert the sun’s rays into power immediately, allowing the homeowner to reduce the number of mains electricity they use. Once the panels produce more power than the home is utilizing, this power can be fed back into the mains supply, and may even make the panels money’s owner by means of a feed-in-tariff. Continue reading