Find out how to save energy at home and reduce your carbon
footprint. This is an information sheet describing strategies
that can be used in the home to reduce energy use and
greenhouse gas emissions. It includes some images.
Educational value statement
- Strategies dealt with are related to heating, cooling,
lighting, refrigeration, electronic appliances, washers and
- Can be downloaded as a MSWord file.
Key learning objectives
- Students describe some techniques for reducing energy use
within the home.
- Students use their scientific knowledge to explain the
effects of their actions to reduce energy use.
- Science Understanding: Physical sciences
- Science as a Human Endeavour: Use an influence of