Electricity, Gas & Renewables
• More than 1/3 of all energy is used by people at home
• The greatest use is to heat water and air condition houses.
• The energy we save when we recycle one glass bottle is enough to light
a traditional light bulb for four hours
• It takes 90% less energy to recycle cans than to make new
• Recycled paper requires 64% less energy than making paper from
virgin wood pulp, and saves many trees