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Use dimmers for lighting
While light dimmers have a useful role setting the mood in a room, they also play a useful role in reducing the energy consumed by the lights under their control.
What You Need to Do
Step 1If there are areas where lower levels of lighting would be acceptable, it may be worth using existing, or perhaps installing new, light dimmers and reducing the level of lighting.
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