The figure shows costs and the reduction potential of different kinds of measures for the passenger car vehicle fleet (new + existing), ranging from technological fuel efficiency measures for new cars to eco-driving
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Each line in the graph shows the incremental savings achieved by applying increasingly expensive technologies. Savings below 6 Mt are free whereas the price increases rapidly if the target is higher than 25 Mt CO2.
When shopping for new electronics, favour products with low energy use.
You can use energy labels (A++, A+, A, B) for guidance, and for office electronics the Energy Star label. In the long-run, they will save you money on your electricity bill. To find out what products are included, go to EU's website: www.eu-energystar.org.
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