Electricity

5 random things about electricity that you probably didn’t know

Humans have been fascinated with electricity for time immemorial, long before it had a name or we understood the workings of electrons and protons. This fascination has never dwindled; in fact, as electricity has become the primary source of energy for the world population, the preoccupation with harnessing its power has grown exponentially. We’ve dug up just a few random things about electricity that you might not know, all of which are evidence of our long relationship with this essential form of energy.
Spring Cleaning

5 environmentally safe & energy efficient spring-cleaning tips

Spring is the perfect time to open the windows, blow away the cobwebs and clear out some of the clutter from the winter months. It’s also a great time to break some old habits and make some new, environmentally safe and energy efficient ones. We’ve come up with 5 tips for making your home greener and cleaner, saving you money at the same time.
Whats in a star

What’s in a star? Energy efficiency ratings explained

Energy ratings have been around for so long that many of us don’t really know how they impact on our electricity consumption. But there’s a lot more to energy ratings than meets the eye, and smart purchases can save you money in the longer term. Read on to find out what’s in a star, and how to interpret those energy rating labels.
Julie SOCAP Award

Lumo Compliance Advisor, Julie Bozinoski, wins key industry award

The Lumo Energy team are thrilled to announce that Compliance Advisor Julie Bozinoski is the recipient of the 2016 Rising Star Award from the Society of Consumer Affairs Professionals (SOCAP), recognising her crucial role in a project that reduced costs to the business. We talked to Julie about the Award, the project, and her passion for good customer service and consumer advocacy.
Lumo Man on a couch

10 things you always wanted to know about Lumo Man

You’ve seen his happy orange face and followed his adventures on social media, but there’s a lot more to Lumo Man than meets the eye. To find out about the man behind those energy saving tips, we asked him for his responses to 10 incisive questions. Click on the link to discover what makes Lumo Man tick.
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A step-by-step guide to baby-proofing your household electrics

While the newborn months can seem to go on forever, before you know it your baby is crawling and then walking, which means life suddenly becomes a whole lot busier. To help you prepare for the inevitable, here’s a guide to baby-proofing your electrics before the little one gets on the move.