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There are so many easy ways to use less energy around the home without freezing to death or sitting in the dark. Switching off lights when you leave a room, turning the TV fully off rather than leaving it on standby overnight, not leaving laptops and mobiles charging 24/7, remembering to make your tea the first time the kettle boils rather than boiling it all over again 20 minutes later, or just simply putting a jumper on and turning the heating thermostat down a degree or two – all of these things are so easy to do and we’ve got a whole load of articles to remind you to do them…

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Rolling in it! Ten tips for going green to save some green

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Our latest Get Involved post comes from Global Cool mate Tom Harding, who shows us how going eco-friendly can save you a whole heap of pennies…

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WINTER WOOLLIES: Keep cosy this winter in vintage 90s knits from Rokit

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What better way to keep warm this winter than in one of these gorgeous vintage jumpers from Rokit…?

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Yule be cool in one of these ugly Christmas jumpers from Beyond Retro

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Beyond Retro have come out top in our hunt for the best selection of ugly novelty knits…

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WINTER WOOLLIES: Keep warm this winter in cosy roll neck knits from People Tree

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Instead of cranking up your heating and putting the strain on your pocket (and the planet) why not chuck on a cosy winter jumper instead…

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These people are saving lives with solar suitcases

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We Care Solar are our new favourite company. Find out why now…

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Central heating is making you fat

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A study discovered how central heating is making us all fat. Fiddlesticks…

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How to make your Halloween more treat than trick

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We’re sharing with you our best tips for an eco-friendly Halloween…

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How to keep cosy at work

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As the cold, dark days roll in, we’ve got some great tips for keeping cosy in the office (without cranking up that heating)…

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Turn your body into a power source

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Introducing the bizarre new jewellery concept by Naomi Kizhner that converts your natural body processes into kinetic energy…

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Check out the solar power plant that’s stolen our hearts

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A company called Conergy are planning to build a heart shaped solar plant on the South Pacific island of Grand Terre…

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This man plans to live on an iceberg for a year

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We were very excited to hear that in the Spring of 2015 Italian adventurer Alex Bellini will be living on the tip of an iceberg…

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GET THE LOOK: How to woo the ladies like Geordie Shore’s Ricci Guarnaccio

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Find out how to dress to kill like a Geordie gent…

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Nickelodeon’s Daniella Monet vs. Disney’s Hilary Duff

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This week, it’s judgement day for Daniella Monet and Hilary Duff…

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Water warrior Kristen Stewart vs. the gas-guzzling Beckhams

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This week, it’s judgement day for Kristen Stewart and The Beckhams…

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Scientists at the University of Sheffield have developed spray-on solar panels

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Click here to find out how a group of scientists are developing a new way to get solar energy…

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