11 Energy-Saving Cooking Tips

11 Energy-Saving Cooking Tips

Stephanie Kinnear
Oct 30, 2009

When we're in the kitchen, we're already so pleased with ourselves for not eating out and for using the produce from our CSA that we don't think much about how much energy we're using. But there are ways to save energy in the kitchen ...

There are appliances in the kitchen, and where there are appliances there are ways to save energy. For us, it's just a matter of remembering to think about those ways.

We found a good list of 11 low-energy cooking tips over at Planet Green. It's a good place to start, as the list is full of very simple, practical advice. You're probably already doing a lot of it.

But do you own a crockpot? Do you make a lot of one-pot meals? Do you turn your oven off before you are finished?

Get all the tips here.

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