Definition of 'energy saving'
Example sentences containing 'energy saving'
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This guarantees energy savings but is much more expensive. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Companies such as British Gas will have to place as much priority on energy saving as energy supply. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Households may also be eligible for help with insulation and other energy-saving measures. The Sun (2014)The scheme aims to cover the initial costs of installing energy-saving technology. The Sun (2013)The newest energy-saving technology for homeowners can provide you with exactly that. Times, Sunday Times (2006)But it should also be a spur for new owners to make energy-saving improvements. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Applicants also need to get a quote for each energy-saving improvement. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But some campaigners claim energy-saving bulbs may trigger migraines and worsen skin conditions. The Sun (2009)But it was not so simple to install energy-saving bulbs in the bathroom or the spotlights in my kitchen. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Switching on an energy-saving bulb only uses the same amount of power as leaving it on for a minute or two. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It was meant to see consumers sign up for energy-saving improvements such as cavity wall insulation and pay for them via their bills. The Sun (2013)By charging the initial units consumed at a lower price and increasing it in relation to usage would encourage people to implement energy-saving measures. Times, Sunday Times (2008)QI want to replace the conventional light bulbs in my home with energy-saving ones. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Its energy-saving measures include the installation of new boilers, wall insulation and solar panels. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You almost don't notice the energy-saving lighting and secondary glazing. Times, Sunday Times (2012)These include a timer for the underfloor heating, insulation and energy-saving light bulbs. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The energy-saving bulbs now also look better, too. The Sun (2010)The scheme gives homeowners a loan to help with energy-saving improvements, which they pay back through power bills. The Sun (2013)At the end of the fast, people are encouraged to replace the missing bulb with an energy-saving one. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The government also extended the fuel poverty scheme, under which the energy companies subsidise household insulation and other energy-saving measures. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Switching off lights when they are not needed, and using energy-saving light bulbs are basic actions that we should all be doing. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I thought that installing energy-efficient light bulbs would be the easiest energy-saving measure. Times, Sunday Times (2006)I hadn't really considered energy-saving measures for my home as a way to tackle rising prices. The Sun (2008)A similar amount has been spent on a business school due to open this term, which will include energy-saving technology. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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