Did you know that the domestic market is responsible for 26% of all energy consumption in the UK? According to the findings contained in the infographic below, the majority of us (68%) use energy for heating the home and only 15% on lighting & appliances. In 2011, UK households spent a staggering £19.3 billion on gas and £14.3 billion on electricity!
So what is the best way to keep these costs down and to save money? There are actually a number of solution from switching energy suppliers to using more energy efficient appliances. As most energy is used on gas (65%) and heating the home, taking time to invest in proper insulation could save you up to £455 each year in energy costs!