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How Much Energy Does It Take to Power Your Everyday Life?
Have you ever thought about how much energy is required to power your everyday life? For instance, did you know that taking a 10-minute shower and blow-drying your hair uses the equivalent energy of climbing to the top of both Mount Kilimanjaro and Mount Everest?
To give you some perspective on just how much energy is required to power our modern lifestyle, researchers at SaveOnEnergy.com calculated how much energy you would have to expend to use the equivalent amount of energy required by various household tasks.
Check it out:
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