Climate change is a global problem, and yet each one of us has the power to make a difference. Even small changes in our daily behaviour can help prevent greenhouse gas emissions without affecting our quality of life. In fact, they can help save us money.
You control climate change!
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Please note: All the data used in this section is based on averages, but the energy consumption of appliances or cars, the size of homes, energy-use and electricity prices can vary widely across the EU. This means that the measures you take may result in greater or smaller benefits, for both the climate and your purse, than stated here.
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