The Department of Environment, Climate Change & Water have provided our branch libraries and Mobile Library with Save Power Kits.
The kits provide useful tools and information which will help you to understand and measure how you use power in your home.
The kit includes:
- Infrared thermometer
- Power-Mate Lite
- Save Power thermometer
- How to use the Save Power Kit information guide
The guide provided with the kit provides all the information on how to use the kit. You can identify the biggest users of electricity in your home and provides simple actions for saving power, saving money and reducing your impact on the environment.
Ask today to borrow your Save Power Kit
Challenge your neighbours, friends and family – who can save the most energy
Our libraries also hold the book The CSIRO Home Energy Saving Handbook. This book was provided to libraries as part of the Save Power Kits. It is a practical guide designed to help Australian households reduce their carbon footprints and take action against climate change.
More information can be found at the Save Power Website
Continue on the journey and reduce your ecological footprint check out the Sustaining Our Towns website. These pages will help you to find online and written resources to discover lots of fascinating environmental tips, news, ideas and unearth what other communities are doing to make their place more sustainable. Enjoy!
Clean Up Australia provides information and how-tos for sustainable living at the Live Greener website.