Residents of a street in the UK city of Brighton are taking part in a project to monitor daily energy use.

This article titled “Tidy St: Shining a light on community energy efficiency” was written by Flemmich Webb, for on Tuesday 12th April 2011 14.46 UTC

The old adage that you can’t manage what you don’t measure is particularly pertinent when it comes to household energy use, which soared by 13.4% in 2010. Few people measure their weekly or even daily electricity consumption, which makes it hard for them to work out, where cuts might be possible – even if they wanted to.

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