How to Save Energy in Your Kitchen

Kitchen is the power house of your home. Saving energy in your kitchen will surely have an impact on your overall home’s energy usage. A greener kitchen means saving energy. The appliances, their usage and even the paint color of your kitchen is directly proportional to it energy consumption. A neutral colored kitchen is supposed to more energy efficient than the one with a vibrant color palette. Kitchen appliances make up about 30% of the total home energy consumption.How to Save Energy in Your Kitchen

By adopting these simple habits into your daily life, you can save energy while working in your kitchen –

1) Use microwave when necessary.

2) Use a pressure cooker, it helps you cook faster and saves energy.

3) Cover your pots to help food cook faster.

4) Use the burner/hob which fits your pan to avoid wastage of energy.

5) Use a solar-box cooker.

6) Using an electric kettle? Boil water that is needed.

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