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Created by Samia D Rahman Illustration: Amera Khanam Lakehead Grammar School Energy Dont’s
Don’t leave electrical appliances on  standby  <ul><li>Switch off the main power button </li></ul><ul><li>Save 85% of the ...
Don’t buy big inefficient fridge <ul><li>Refrigerators  account for 20 % of household electricity use  </li></ul><ul><li>B...
Don’t suffocate the fridge <ul><li>Place it away from sunlight, away from oven  </li></ul><ul><li>With a few inches of spa...
Don’t use washing machines frequently <ul><li>Use them only when you have a full load </li></ul><ul><li>Wash at room tempe...
Don’t use tumble dryers  <ul><li>T umble dryers typically use a great deal of energy, much more than a washing machine  </...
Don’t use traditional bulbs <ul><li>Replace traditional bulbs with energy saving bulbs  </li></ul><ul><li>It will last you...
Don’t use diesel generators during load shedding <ul><li>Go to the roof. Enjoy viewing  the stars and ponder about Allah (...
Don’t use water heaters <ul><li>Bathe in the afternoon, when the water is warm due to heating by sunlight </li></ul><ul><l...
Don’t use oversized pans <ul><li>Use the right size of pan, on the right size of burner </li></ul><ul><li>For the right am...
Don’t consume unnecessarily <ul><li>Are you buying things out of need or out of want? </li></ul><ul><li>Buying unnecessari...
Don’t waste  electricity <ul><li>Use only what you need </li></ul><ul><li>That way you reduce air pollution </li></ul><ul>...
Do you know? <ul><li>Electricity causes pollution </li></ul><ul><li>We cant see it-----But it is there ! </li></ul><ul><li...
<ul><li>Jazak Allah Khayrun </li></ul>
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  1. 2. Created by Samia D Rahman Illustration: Amera Khanam Lakehead Grammar School Energy Dont’s
  2. 3. Don’t leave electrical appliances on standby <ul><li>Switch off the main power button </li></ul><ul><li>Save 85% of the energy the appliances would use when fully switched on </li></ul><ul><li>Prevent the release of an </li></ul><ul><li>extra million tones of </li></ul><ul><li>carbon into </li></ul><ul><li>the atmosphere </li></ul>
  3. 4. Don’t buy big inefficient fridge <ul><li>Refrigerators account for 20 % of household electricity use </li></ul><ul><li>Buy a small fridge </li></ul><ul><li>With good energy ratings </li></ul><ul><li>Get into the habit of eating less and fresh </li></ul>
  4. 5. Don’t suffocate the fridge <ul><li>Place it away from sunlight, away from oven </li></ul><ul><li>With a few inches of space around it for better air circulation </li></ul><ul><li>Defrost the freezer and the fridge frequently </li></ul><ul><li>The iced up fridge eats more energy </li></ul><ul><li>Defrost in fridge </li></ul><ul><li>Check the seal for escaping cold air </li></ul>
  5. 6. Don’t use washing machines frequently <ul><li>Use them only when you have a full load </li></ul><ul><li>Wash at room temperature </li></ul><ul><li>Would it hurt to wash our clothes less frequently? </li></ul>
  6. 7. Don’t use tumble dryers <ul><li>T umble dryers typically use a great deal of energy, much more than a washing machine </li></ul>
  7. 8. Don’t use traditional bulbs <ul><li>Replace traditional bulbs with energy saving bulbs </li></ul><ul><li>It will last you 10 times longer </li></ul><ul><li>And use up to 4 times less energy </li></ul>
  8. 9. Don’t use diesel generators during load shedding <ul><li>Go to the roof. Enjoy viewing the stars and ponder about Allah (swt) creation </li></ul><ul><li>Alternatively, think about micro-generation </li></ul><ul><li>Power your lights from the renewable source like sun, wind, geothermal or biomass </li></ul>
  9. 10. Don’t use water heaters <ul><li>Bathe in the afternoon, when the water is warm due to heating by sunlight </li></ul><ul><li>Alternatively, install water heaters powered by solar panels </li></ul>
  10. 11. Don’t use oversized pans <ul><li>Use the right size of pan, on the right size of burner </li></ul><ul><li>For the right amount of time </li></ul>
  11. 12. Don’t consume unnecessarily <ul><li>Are you buying things out of need or out of want? </li></ul><ul><li>Buying unnecessarily ------------ </li></ul><ul><li>Increases demand </li></ul><ul><li>Increases production </li></ul><ul><li>Which takes more and more electricity </li></ul><ul><li>Which means more and more pollution in air </li></ul>
  12. 13. Don’t waste electricity <ul><li>Use only what you need </li></ul><ul><li>That way you reduce air pollution </li></ul><ul><li>And let others have a chance to use electricity (especially the poor) </li></ul>
  13. 14. Do you know? <ul><li>Electricity causes pollution </li></ul><ul><li>We cant see it-----But it is there ! </li></ul><ul><li>Emitted from the power plants </li></ul><ul><li>When you save electricity </li></ul><ul><li>You save personal expenses </li></ul><ul><li>You protect the environment </li></ul>Most importantly, you live a Green Deen!
  14. 15. <ul><li>Jazak Allah Khayrun </li></ul>
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