The Resource Save Power Kit : find out where you use energy in your home and how you can take simple actions to save power and money, New South Wales Office of Environment and Heritage, (kit)

Save Power Kit : find out where you use energy in your home and how you can take simple actions to save power and money, New South Wales Office of Environment and Heritage, (kit)

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Save Power Kit : find out where you use energy in your home and how you can take simple actions to save power and money
Title
Save Power Kit
Title remainder
find out where you use energy in your home and how you can take simple actions to save power and money
Statement of responsibility
New South Wales Office of Environment and Heritage
Subject
Summary
  • Two thermometers ℗¿ Find out where your home lets in the cold in winter or the heat in summer with the infrared thermometer ℗¿ simply point it at the spot you want to check and read the temperature. Use the Save Power thermometer to check your room and fridge temperatures ℗¿ it has a handy gauge to show you what the optimal temperatures should be for fridges, freezers, heating and cooling
  • Stopwatch ℗¿ Time how long you spend in the shower and measure how much hot water you use with the stopwatch.y If you have electric hot water using less hot water can have a big impact on your power bills
  • Compass ℗¿ Which direction does your home face and why does it matter? Work out which rooms and windows face north and west with the compass so you can ensure you make the most of the sun in winter and save money on cooling by shading them in the summer
  • User guide with worksheets ℗¿ The kit comes with a great guidebook, worksheet and action plan to get you started so you can identify your biggest power users and simple ways to start lowering your power bills right away
  • Save power kits are located at the Loans Desk and may be borrowed for a one (1) week loan period. They may be reserved but no renewals allowed
  • Power-Mate Lite ℗¿ You can measure the power used by your TV, washing machine, dryer, fridge and other equipment and appliances with the Power-Mate Lite.� � It also shows you how much they cost to run and the carbon pollution they create
  • The Power-Mate determines the running cost of an appliance, the amount of green-house gas emitted, the effect of using different thermostat settings and the cost of stand-by power of an appliance
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  • Sustainable living
  • Electric apparatus and appliances
  • Energy consumption
  • Electric power
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Save Power Kit : find out where you use energy in your home and how you can take simple actions to save power and money, New South Wales Office of Environment and Heritage, (kit)
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
1 book (24 p.) -- 1 Power-Mate Lite unit -- 1 water resistant stop watch -- 1 infra-red thermometer -- 1 compass-- 1 thermometer
Extent
1 black plastic carrying case
Other physical details
1 book (24 p.), 1 Power-Mate Lite unit, 1 water resistant stop watch, 1 infra-red thermometer; 1 compass, 1 thermometer
Label
Save Power Kit : find out where you use energy in your home and how you can take simple actions to save power and money, New South Wales Office of Environment and Heritage, (kit)
Publication
Contents
1 book (24 p.) -- 1 Power-Mate Lite unit -- 1 water resistant stop watch -- 1 infra-red thermometer -- 1 compass-- 1 thermometer
Extent
1 black plastic carrying case
Other physical details
1 book (24 p.), 1 Power-Mate Lite unit, 1 water resistant stop watch, 1 infra-red thermometer; 1 compass, 1 thermometer

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