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29 Nov

Top 10 Tips to reduce the cost of running your fridge & freezer

A fridge is the single biggest power consumer in many households, because nearly all households have at least one fridge…

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04 May

How to Stay Warm and Save Energy this Winter (8 tips)

We might not like it, but winter is well and truly on it's way. Here's how to start preparing for those colder months!

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04 May

Six Tips For Minimalist Living

Minimalist living is not only great for your headspace, it's eco friendly too. By embracing minimalism, you’re avoiding …

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16 Mar

How to have the most energy efficient laundry for your family

The laundry is an essential part of any households – it also happens to be an easy place to start when trying to go gree…

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04 May

Five Habits You Need To Start Living More Sustainably

You can help reduce your carbon footprint and potential negative environmental impact by making small alterations to liv…

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23 Nov

Standby Power – stop the energy suckers in your home

There are vampires lurking in your home sucking your energy. Don’t believe me? Read and see.

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31 Jan

How energy efficient are your appliances?

Appliances make up at least 30% of your electricity bill. Homeowners rely more on appliances than ever before which mean…

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03 Apr

Time of use billing? 4 ways to save more money with carbonTRACK

Time of use (TOU) electricity billing is an arrangement in which homes pay more for grid electricity during times of day…

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07 Jun

Can I recycle that? Find out about those confusing items.

We love to be as eco-friendly as possible, and recycling is a big part of that. However sometimes it can be hard to know…

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28 Jun

Renovating your home, the smart way

You’re upgrading your home; so why not go smart? Here’s some advice to make sure you make the most value out of your ren…

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06 Sep

How to Spring Clean your Energy Habits

With winter energy costs eating up a chunk of your household budget, spring brings the perfect opportunity to spring cle…

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23 Mar

Your Baby, Your Bill, and the Environment. What you can do.

In the spirit of preparation here are a few helpful tips you can put in place before the arrival of your baby, to save o…

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19 Dec

How to stay Cool, Calm and Collected this summer

It is so easy to turn on the air-conditioning, but it’s not until a month or so later that we really understand the cost…

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21 Dec

How to save energy in the New Year

Need some ideas on resolutions to make your home or business more energy efficient?

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07 Feb

What to do in a Blackout

Power outages can happen at any time, and there are many different reasons why you might suddenly lose power.

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05 Feb

carbonTRACK battery management dashboard
Life with a Home Battery

Batteries are the next big thing in home energy, and carbonTRACK has created a product that expands its possibilities. W…

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19 Jan

What is passive solar design?

Passive solar design optimises energy from the sun, and redistributes it throughout the building by careful planning of …

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21 Dec

How to save energy in the New Year

Need some ideas on resolutions to make your home or business more energy efficient?

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15 Dec

How These Local Councils are Leading the Way in Sustainability

Local councils are leading the way, with impressive projects across renewable energy, energy efficiency and sustainable …

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08 Dec

50 Facts About Solar Energy

Wrap your brain around every fun fact under the sun (no pun intended) about solar.

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04 Dec

Power factor – Watt even?

A low power factor can increase the costs of your bills. Let’s start with what power factor is.

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30 Nov

A carbonTRACK engineer focuses intently as he works on the board of a carbonTRACK Smart Hub
Smart Grid Technology will benefit us all

There are many benefits to investing in Smart Grid technology, here are just a few.

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28 Nov

carbonTRACK launches its LoRaWAN Platform

This year carbonTRACK is involved in the Massive Murray Paddle by helping to ensure that participants are kept safe b…

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24 Nov

How carbonTRACK Can Save Homeowners Time and Money

In the modern household, time and money go hand in hand. Electricity will always be consumed, so inefficient use can lea…

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