When most people think of alternative energy they think of eco-friendly sources of the latest green technologies, such as solar, wind, or geothermal.
Search “alternative energy sources” is a worldwide effort. Governments, scientists and universities around the world have been and will continue to invest billions to find a way to replace conventional fossil fuels and ‘save the energy’ (Also known as ‘ประหยัดพลังงาน’ in the Thai language).
A constant search for energy sources that are really clean and sustainable will provide answers not only for today but for generations to come now become destinations worldwide.
Soaring energy prices are just beginning to make themselves felt throughout the economy. So most people agree that as the world slowly moves to depleting the Earth’s natural resources, we need to reduce our dependence on sources of non-renewables such as common types of fossil fuels, known as coal, petroleum and natural gas.
First, start by examining how energy efficient your home is and apply some practical and inexpensive ways to reduce your energy consumption before starting a green energy project.
Conserve energy in the home, by turning off lights or unplugging your phone charger when not in use. Turn off the TV and games console rather than leave on standby.
Exchanging regular light bulbs with LED saving lamps that last up to 50 times longer than ordinary bulbs energy, while at the same time uses 80% less electricity.
Saving energy means becoming so take reasonable measures such as insulation and weather-stripping around the door of your house and window windy.
Purchase energy-efficient products that are certified as high efficiency. Energy Star household appliances such as washing machines and refrigerators. Simple actions like this are usually the most intelligent environmental action, most economical and most powerful you can take.
It is not easy to be energy efficient but start to save energy at home and lower your electric bill before you focus on considering installing solar panels or a wind turbine generator.