Tackling Energy Consumption – We Have More Power than We Think

Prof Frances Fahy, Geographer and Energy Social Scientist, NUI Galway; Dr Gary Goggins, Adjunct Lecturer, School of Geography Archaeology and Irish Studies, NUI Galway

Date 5 Jul 2022

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A recent study led by Prof Frances Fahy and Dr Gary Goggins shows evidence that people can significantly reduce energy use when given the tools to challenge their everyday practices.

If implemented at societal level, these savings could play a major role in reducing greenhouse gas emissions and decarbonising the economy.