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Observer Ethical awards Winners 2011

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Vote for your favourite

Posted by Cathy Debenham on 16 December 2011 at 12:18 pm

We asked for your stories on how you've managed to keep warm at home while spending less. This week we published the five shortlisted stories, and we're asking you, our readers, to choose the winner (they will get a Black & Decker thermal heat detector).

These are the blogs:

DIY double glazing solves chills in a Victorian semi

Secondary glazing for sash windows cuts cost and increases comfort

How we reduced electricity consumption from 10,000 to 1,500kwh a year

Suffolk community take action to reduce heating costs

Freezers: out of sight, out of mind, and eating electricity

To vote for your favourite you can:

  • Tweet it (use hashtag #YG-B&D
  • Like it on Facebook
  • Comment below the blog, or
  • Email us.

Closing date: noon Wednesday 23 December 2011.

Photo by Philo Nordlund


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