Tag Archive for 'save money'

Share Guernsey car journeys with liftshare and save money and fuel

October 1st, 2012 by Liftshare

The liftshare.com website works for Guernsey car journeys.  The service is free for individual users. Corporate clients can join the service for a fee to encourage their employees to share car journeys. Fill in a form on the liftshare website or register with a Facebook account. The liftshare service will become increasingly useful to Guernsey […]

Earth Hour 2012 is from 8.30 to 9.30 pm on Saturday 31 March

March 8th, 2012 by WWF

From Times Square to the Sydney Opera House, Brunei to Lithuania, the tallest building on the planet to an Inuit igloo, the world will once again celebrate the largest voluntary action for the environment as the lights switch off for Earth Hour, on 31 March 2012. Earth Hour has grown from a one-city initiative in […]

Why Buy when you can Borrow?

August 22nd, 2010 by Meriel

Meriel Lenfestey from borrowing site ecomodo.com explains the simple but big idea. Sitting on a train one day, watching all the gardens pass by, I was pondering a woodworking challenge for the weekend. It was one of those jobs which would take 30 minutes with the right tool and a day without. Needless to say, […]

Ecomodo: Good Returns

May 5th, 2010 by Meriel

Ecomodo is a new Guernsey based online service with high ambitions for enriching communities and driving responsible consumerism throughout the British Isles. Ecomodo creates visibility of seldom used items and spaces, and hidden skills; triggers lending and borrowing by making connections between people who have and people who want; hand holds through each lend to […]

If you buy AA or AAA batteries buy rechargable ones..

April 26th, 2010 by Richard Lord

Rechargeable AA or AAA batteries are now readily available in Guernsey shops.  There is a substantial cost saving to the consumer for purchasing and using rechargeable batteries instead of single-use disposable batteries. Uniross batteries are endorsed by the World Wildlife Fund.  The packaging for Uniross AAA batteries claims that one rechargeable battery = 1000 disposable […]