OHOP - What Difference Can I Make?

It’s not hard to make a real difference around your home – simple changes can make a huge positive impact on the environment as well as your wallet.

By simply making the following changes around your home you can save more than you think.

  • Not pre-rinsing your dishes before putting them
    in the dishwasher
  • Running your washing machine on the short wash cycle
  • Turning off your appliances at the power point when
    they’re not in use
 
  • Not pre-flushing your toilet before cleaning
  • Using a multipurpose cleaner instead of lots of
    different products
  • Using cold water instead of hot when using a proven
    liquid disinfectant.

From the above changes alone your household will save:

Your household will save energy

 
 

So if all 50,000 households take up the Our Home Our Planet Promise challenge?

The collective savings could be massive:

Collective saves could be massive

 

 *Source: www.energyaustralia.com.au - based on NSW residential rates (effective July1, 2010) and www.sydneywater.com.au
– based on usage charges (effective July1, 2010).