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1

Switch at least 2 light globes in your house to energy saving globes.

(Saves 24,000 balloons over the life of the globes)

2

Set your air conditioner to 26 degrees.

(Saves 1,400 balloons per year)

3

Wash clothes in cold water.

(Saves 2,600 balloons per year)

4

Turn down your heating thermostat by 2 degree.

(Saves 17,800 balloons per year)

5

Chip in to one of CORENA's citizen-funded solar projects

6

Do the 40 hour famine      

7

Ensure that TVs etc are turned off at the power point overnight.

 (Saves 1800 balloons per year)

8

Ensure that computers are off when not in use.

(Saves 1,700 per year)

9

Ensure that lights and heater are not left on in empty rooms

(Saves 23,000 balloons per year)

10

Switch to solar hot water heating.

(Saves 48,000 balloons per year)

11

Before you purchase your new car check out 

12

Limit showers to 4 minutes per person.

(Saves 15,000 balloons and $18 per person per year)

13

Buy food grown locally  ( Saves ??? balloons per year )

14

Switch to a fossil fuel free bank and super fund.  See       

15

Purchase carbon offsets  for your family , business or organisation    

16

 Develop a worm farm to manage your household/business/school's organic waste on site.  For advice and materials 

17

Use toilet paper made from recycled paper.  Each tonne of paper recycled saves 13 trees  4100 kWh of electricity and 31,380 litres of water                                           (Australian Conservation Foundation)

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