24 Dec '11, 9pm

Help to cut carbon emissions and save up to 28% on energy bills - The Earth Times (blog)

Help to cut carbon emissions and save up to 28% on energy bills - The Earth Times (blog)

With government targets of reducing carbon emissions by 80% by 2050, long term energy saving is more important than ever. Encouragingly, consumers are constantly on the look-out for simple, cost-effective ways to do their bit for the environment, while also keeping track of longer term solutions that can help beat rising energy prices and keep their energy consumption and carbon emissions down. The Earth Times caught up with Craig Dodsworth of Saint-Gobain Glass to find out more about PLANITHERM, the next generation energy saving glass that could help property owners save money - up to 28% on their energy bills, in fact - and help them make their homes much more energy efficient. A massive 25% of all heat loss in the home occurs through the windows, making this a major area for consideration when it comes to long-term energy saving in the home. "Windows need to work harder...

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