Are cooperatives a real alternative? (Beiersdorf-Freudenberg) Green energy is booming: protecting the climate, creates jobs, and independent from oil and gas. Now, even the energy companies want to invest billions to bring power from the Sahara to Europe. Credit: David Karp-2011. As regards diesel fuel for heating units or motors, is today already much easier. The growing interest in alternatives, such as for example the merger in energy co-operatives shows that more and more medium-sized companies want to become less dependent on oil and gas. An example is the energy cooperative Freudenberg EC in Brandenburg, Germany. Here, the members are their own diesel producers. Will be four plants in Brandenburg and Mecklenburg-Vorpommern obtained high-quality diesel fuel from straw CEHATROL. CEHATROL, which is certified according to DIN EN 590 differs fundamentally from conventional biodiesel. CEHATROL can block heat and power plants also used in as the refuelling of motor vehicles and be mixed with conventional diesel. This includes Board Member Helmut Uhlig: for any company that needs more than 300 l diesel a year, a membership in the energy cooperative Freudenberg may want EC. And in addition to the independence from fossil fuels is another unbeatable advantage planning safety at fuel price, because due to the statutory tax exemption a liter price is guaranteed for cooperative members by 2015 from 0.48 EUR / l.” Learn more about the energy cooperative at.
Many consumers fret tips for power saving over the regular increases of in energy prices. However, they have the amount of their electricity bill in part even in the hand, because who consciously dealing with the use of electrical energy, can save sometimes significant amounts. n more knowledge.. The finance portal geld.de informs what consumers in the household should be aware. The proper handling of energy has long been a theme in the public. But if consumers follow some advice, a lot of power can in everyday save. Some traps that cause high energy costs lurk in the budget.
The stand-by mode by devices such as TVs, DVD players, or stereos is high on the list in this context. Because the devices in standby mode continuously consume power, it recommends that you completely turn it off, if they are not used. The purchase of energy-efficient household appliances such as a refrigerator or washing machine also contributes to the reduction in the electricity bill. Another problem is careless with light. Basically should be illuminated only those spaces, where are the residents of the apartment or House.
In addition, energy-saving lamps provide a low power consumption. For more information about how stressful is the rising energy consumption not only for money but also for the environment, provide the consumer centres. A free brochure explains how even small changes in everyday life can have a positive impact. More information: blog.geld.de/… GELD.de GmbH Lisa Neumann