What the halogen bulb ban means for your electricity use

Posted 04/09/2018 by E.ON

The halogen light bulb will start to disappear from our lives from 1 September – but what does this mean for you and your electricity use? We explore the history of the bulb and whether a halogen-free future will be a brighter one. 

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How to relax. Common myths, busted

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Posted 29/08/2018 by E.ON

Want to hold on to that stress-free holiday feeling? As summer is coming to a close, we’ve debunked some common misconceptions to bring you the truth about the best ways to relax…

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Energetic ways to keep the kids entertained this summer

Posted 13/08/2018 by E.ON

The school summer holidays can often be anything but relaxing for parents – so here are a few ways to help your kids have fun, learn a little…and burn off some energy. 

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How to switch off and save energy while you're on holiday

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Posted 06/08/2018 by E.ON

It can be hard to switch off when you go on holiday. If you find yourself thinking about work, or worrying about the safety of your home - we want to help give you a real break this summer. Here's a few tips. 

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Getting gadget smart: balancing the old with the new

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Posted 11/07/2018 by E.ON

Technology has certainly made daily tasks easier, but modern life has made a beast. With a constant conveyer belt of items to refresh, it can be hard to let things go – especially if you’re attached to your favourite gadget. So how do you get it just right?

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Why our energy prices are going up – and what you can do about it

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Posted 19/06/2018 by E.ON

Today we’ve announced that we’re increasing our standard variable electricity and gas prices, due to the recent significant rise in the cost of wholesale energy. With this in mind, we explain when and why it’s happening, and how our customers can limit the impact.

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Why we’re topping up a different type of meter this World Blood Donor Day

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Posted 12/06/2018 by E.ON

Every day in the UK, around 6,000 donations of A, B and O blood groups are needed to support lifesaving treatments in the NHS. This week, we're joining the global campaign to raise awareness, and drive blood donations in the UK and beyond.

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Revealed: The mammoth amount of power a prehistoric park would need

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Posted 04/06/2018 by E.ON

Fancy running your own dinosaur theme park? From electric fences strong enough to contain a T-Rex to an aviary big enough for a flock of Pterodactyls, you would need a huge amount of electricity to power it. We reveal just how much and estimate how big the annual bill would be. 

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8 ways solar technology is transforming the world

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Posted 01/06/2018 by E.ON

We’re bringing innovative new digital technology to Britain, with the help of Google and Tetraeder. To celebrate this new horizon, we explore some of the incredible ways our lives are being transformed by solar energy, on Earth and beyond.

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11 good energy habits to stop your home costing more this summer

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Posted 31/05/2018 by Mike Feely, Green Guru - E.ON

Our Green Guru - Mike Feely - shares his expert advice on how you can be energy efficient and save money, even in summer. Here are his tips from ranging from the everyday to the forward-thinking.

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