This month’s #TORCTopTipsforTenants is all about highlighting some of the ways that residents can save money by conserving energy in their home. Energy prices in Ireland have increased significantly over the past year due to a number of factors such as the price of fossil fuels on wholesale markets skyrocketing. You can read about why energy prices are on the rise here. According to figures from Eurostat, Irish electricity prices are the fourth most expensive in the EU.
With that in mind, its more important than ever to try and find ways to reduce our heating and electricity consumption and lower our energy bills. Being energy efficient is both good for the environment as well as your pocket.