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What can you do to reduce your carbon footprint?

Energy efficient labelsChoose efficient appliances

When buying new appliances, choose energy efficient options so they use less energy to work. Modern appliances are given energy efficiency ratings of A to G. A is very energy efficient and G is less efficient. Keeping appliances for as long as possible is also a good way to reduce the energy used in making new appliances.

Download and use the calculator to work out how much energy you use on a daily basis – aim to find out ways of reducing your carbon footprint.