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Energy: Nothing But Air
Save money on dryers: air dry your clothes. It's free. As a bonus, you can also air dry your hair. It's also free!

Resources

  • According to Carbonrally, water heating is responsible for about 25% of a home's annual energy expenses, so you'll save more energy by washing your clothes in cold water before you air dry them. Join a Carbonrally team: http://www.carbonrally.com/
  • Drying tips from Australia: http://savepower.nsw.gov.au/
  • According to the Union of Concerned Scientists, more than half of U.S. electricity (including that for clothes dryers) comes from coal:
    http://www.ucsusa.org
  • An Alaskan website discussing "the true cost of coal":
    http://www.groundtruthtrekking.org/

 

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