The Upper Austria Regional Energy Agency presented their energy-saving tips for households, companies, and municipalities to the European Commission. By adopting these, energy consumers can dramatically lower their bills, as well as contribute to a reduction in demand for fossil fuels. After careful consideration, here are the most effective energy-saving tips, as calculated by the agency.
Click the button on each category to find all the energy-saving tips for households, companies, and public authorities.
There are so many simple ways households can reduce their energy use. Did you know that reducing the ambient temperature by 1ºC can save 6% of energy? Or that by driving 100 km/h instead of 130, you can save 25% on fuel? Not only that, but simple changes like installing thermostatic valves, ventilating correctly, and unplugging devices add up to save several hundred euros per year. How much could you save at home? Click the button below!
Companies often have huge energy costs. But with great usage come great savings! Heating and cooling systems are important to optimise, but ensuring efficiency across all devices and machines means less work for these, too! Above all, maintenance is everything. Whether it be lighting, motors, or laptops, small changes make an enormous difference for businesses, that are using a lot of energy. What can your business achieve? Click the button below!
Municipalities and their infrastructure also have so many areas where they can save on energy. From lighting to libraries and pools to wastewater plants, optimise your energy usage and start saving today. Public spaces can benefit massively from simple changes, while citizens can organise energy communities. How much can your community save? Click the button below!
Hungry for more energy savings? Check out more tips and advice for households, businesses, and municipalities by the Upper Austria Regional Energy Agency (in German).