|Product/Service||Energy Saving and Efficiency
|Address||15 Moorland Rise
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The SAVASOCKET could help to save the 800,000 tonnes of carbon emitted by appliances being left on stand-by.
The growing popularity of technology such as DAB radios, set top boxes, laptops, LCD and plasma TVs means that the annual UK spend on consumer electronics and home IT equipment has soared to over £12 billion, making UK consumers the biggest spenders in Europe! While the average UK household spends £500 a year on ‘ICE age’ products, one in 10 UK householders spends between £1,000 and £10,000 a year on these kinds of goods.
According to current predictions, by 2020 products contained in the average home could be racking up running costs of over £4 billion a year. When the unintentional misuse of these ‘ICE Age offenders’ – left on or on stand-by or when not in use – is combined with the impact of this equipment in use, the environmental and financial costs escalate further:Back to Green Suppliers
The recommended retail price is £19.99. Green Tourism members may purchase the product for £8.93 plus VAT. Please quote your Green Tourism membership number when ordering.Back to Green Suppliers
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