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8 Ways that you can reduce your carbon footprint quite easily

Climate change feels like an overbearing and insurmountable threat, and one that governments around the world are dragging their feet over. But there are things you can do personally to fight it.

Your carbon footprint is the amount of CO2 emissions you are responsible for, formed through the choices you make. It can be reduced massively through minor changes to your lifestyle. We look at eight ways you can bring that carbon footprint down from a stomp to a tiptoe.

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6 voodoo incantations to make your laptop last longer

You now know how to keep your smartphone alive for 5 years. That’s all well and good. However, the crusade against programmed obsolescence and electronic waste does not stop there. The average lifespan of a laptop is 5 years. So let’s allow ourselves to be crazy and try to preserve your machine for an additional 2 years. This will save you between £400 and £1300 over fifteen years. That’s not insignificant, and it’s not that difficult, so take heart! 

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