Carbon stories

Here you'll find fictional accounts of typical Sheffield people who changed their behaviour and helped to save carbon and save themselves money along the way. We have written these carbon stories to show the potential carbon savings of simple activities and also to highlight how much money you could also save.

Driving more efficiently

Use your car less for the school run

Walk and cycle more

Hire a free energy SMART meter

Switch to energy saving light bulbs

Turn down my central heating

Dry clothes outside when you can

Buying food in season

Exercise outdoors rather than in the gym

Recycle my real christmas tree

Go easy on meat consumption

Grow your own fruit and veg

Switch off standby

Compost your kitchen and garden waste

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