Team Power Smart

Fall 2013

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BY tHe nUMBeRs 75% led and CFl bulbs use up to less electricity to produce the same amount of light as an incandescent bulb last year a total of Less than 3% 539,962 of municipally treated water is actually used for drinking. The rest goes down the drain, down the toilet, or on our gardens Homeowners who install ENERGY STaR-qualified windows and doors will typically save about 7% on their energy bills ENERGY STaR®-qualified clothes washers use 20% less energy and 35% less water than traditional models 34 1 in 3 B r itish C olumbia Magazine • fa ll 2013 Source: Office of Energy Efficiency - Natural Resources Canada, Environment Canada, Recycling Council of British Columbia. tonnes of municipal solid waste was disposed of at the vancouver landfill 92% of Team Power Smart members agree that clothes washed in cold water can come out as clean as clothes washed in hot water team power smart members apply their conservation practices from home to the workplace Photos: iStock Photos: iStock

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