Why switch to renewable electricity?


An article by Good Energy - advertisers in JABA 10 (February 2005).

Climate change is a threat to mankind and life on our planet. Burning fossil fuels such as coal, oil and gas to generate electricity produces carbon dioxide, a major cause of climate change. What's more fossil fuels are finite resources that are running out. The effects of pollution and concerns over security of supply mean that we need to use alternative ways of generating electricity. Read more ...

Households are responsible for nearly 30% of CO2 emissions in the UK, one of the key causes of climate change. By switching to a 'green' energy tariff households and businesses can make a difference to their personal impact.
 
Good Energy supplies 100% renewable electricity from the natural energy of wind, sun, or running water. For every unit of electricity used by a Good Energy customer, Good Energy promises to buy a unit of electricity from a renewable power source. By switching to Good Energy you can make a real difference to the future of our planet.
 
80% of Good Energy's power comes from wind power, 19% from small-scale hydroelectric and 1% from solar power.
 
As recommended by Friends of the Earth and the GOOD Shopping Guide.
 
Domestic and business customers can switch to Good Energy by phoning 0845 456 1640 or online at www.good-energy.co.uk It takes about five minutes to sign up over the phone.
 
Cut your pollution. Simply switch to Good Energy's 100% renewable electricity today.
 
Remember to mention JABA Community News when you switch!

Posted: Sat - September 17, 2005 at 10:20 PM