Waste of electricity

Other Names:
Overconsumption of electrical power

If every citizen of the USA turned off a single 100-watt bulb for 1.5 hours per day, it would have the same impact in reducing the carbon dioxide responsible for global warming as planting 1 billion new trees.

Narrower Problems:
Energy leaks
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 7: Affordable and Clean Energy
Date of last update
24.04.2019 – 11:22 CEST