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Energy-saving hobbit house in WA’s South West

Nigel Kirkwood, who fondly calls himself a modern-day hobbit, is living in his dream home in WA’s South West.This earth-sheltered house in Quindalup, around 20 kilometres from Busselton, is far from a typical home.There is almost 1,000 tonnes of dirt on top of the house, which helps it maintain a consistent temperature all year around.

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4 Ways to Save Energy You Haven’t Already Heard

And remember to seal air leaks and properly insulate your home, as this will help keep your home comfortable and will save you up to 20 percent on your heating and cooling bills, according to the Alliance to Save Energy. One more thing about those … #savingenergyATHOME

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Killing Energy Star: A Popular Program Lands on the Trump Hit List

It is widely regarded as a success — a voluntary program that has been a win-win for industry, consumers, and energy conservation. So why does the Trump administration want to get rid of Energy Star?

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Earth Week: saving energy

Earth Week is from April 16-22. We are commemorating it by looking for ways to improve the world around us. That includes saving energy.

You can save energy, and money, with just one click. By plugging electronics and appliances into a power strip, then turning it off when not in use, you could cut your power usage up to 10%.

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