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Do you know that

  • By recycling a plastic bottle we save the energy needed to power a light bulb for 6 hours (ecointeligencia.com).
  • Each Spanish family spends monthly 1000 liters of water in the laundry (ecoestrategia).
  • A button battery can contaminate the water needs of a family in a year (Reciclame).
  • One liter of oil is enough to affect 1,000 liters of water (Costa Tierra Recycling).
  • Ships throw more than 450,000 plastic containers into the sea every day (PLASLIVE).
  • To produce one liter of bottled water generates up to 600 times more CO2 than a liter of tap water (ecoestrategia).
  • Each household consumes an amount of energy equivalent year to 1.1 tons of oil (Renovae.org).
  • The kitchen and appliances account for 26% of household energy consumption (Twenergy).
  • Each citizen generates an average of 1.2 kg of domestic waste per day (Redcicla.com)
  • At the discretion of the LCOE (Standard Cost of Energy, its acronym in English), the least expensive energy is the earth's wind and hydro.
  • Wind power in Spain exported technologies for more than 1,800 million euros and employs more than 27,000 people (aee)
  • The world's driest inhabited place is Aswan in Egypt, where the average annual rainfall is 50 mm (Astroseti).
  • One milligram of oil varies the taste and smell of a liter of drinking water (ECOTRANSA SAS).
  • In Spain 9,000 million liters of gasoline are consumed each year (Redcicla.com).
  • Use the dishwasher fast program instead of hand washing prevents the emission of 11,76kgCO2 / year, equivalent to the CO2 emitted on a drive of 62 km (Ministry of agriculture, food and environment).
  • For every ton of paper recycled an average of 13 trees, 50,000 liters of water and 3 barrels of oil is saved (Redcicla.com).
  • know that the waste generated in Spain for a year is about the size of Mulhacen (Twenergy).
  • Each kWh produced by wind energy is 21 times less environmental impact than that produced by oil, 10 times less than nuclear energy and 5 times less than the gas (AEE).
  • know that the amount of eletricity from renewable energy available now worldwide is greater than that produced by all plants burning coal in the United States (REVE).
  • In 2014, for the first time in four decades, the world economy grew without a parallel increase in CO2 emissions (REVE).
  • You know that, today, more than one billion people, or 15% of humanity, still lack access to electricity (REVE).
  • Maintenance of faucets and pipes of a home is essential for water saving face because a dripping tap 1 drop / second becomes 30litros consumption / day (FENERCOM).
  • A temperature of between 19 ° and 21 ° is sufficient to maintain comfort in a house during the day, assuming each degree of rise, an increase in consumption of 7% (INEGA).
  • About 2 million people worldwide, or more than a third of the population, rely on groundwater, which includes about 300 transboundary aquifers (FAO).
  • More than 44.7 million Spaniards breathed polluted air during 2014, this figure represents 95% of the total population according to the Air Pollution report of Ecologists in Action (Europa Press).
  • The use of LED`s bulbs can save up to 87% compared to incandescent bulbs (Sotavento).
  • The maintenance of an electric vehicle can be 71% cheaper than a combustion vehicle (Sotavento).
  • Pollution by carbon dioxide (CO2) in Spain dioxide has increased by 55.52% compared to 2014 (EFE).
  • Appliances such as television or video are still consuming even off. Off with the switch instead of the control system assumes that average savings of 3% (INEGA).
  • Wind power in Spain avoids the emission of 22 million tons of CO2 into the atmosphere each year (aee).

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