Electrical appliances, like TVs, laptops and phone chargers don't use electricity if plugged-in but not being used: False
All older light bulbs can be swapped for energy saving versions: False
A PC in 'screensaver' mode uses less energy: False
It is cheaper to do your washing at night: True
- Try washing before 4pm or after 7pm. Many energy companies charge extra for electricity during their peak hours
- Winter weather drives demand for electricity earlier in the morning, so wash your clothes late at night
- In summer run your washer early in the morning. Energy use peaks on hot afternoons.